How Work Addiction Could Be Hurting Your Career Without Your Knowledge


By Bryan Robinson, PH.D

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“They intoxicate themselves with work so they won’t see how they really are.” —Aldous Huxley

There are many faces of work addiction, and sometimes it’s hard to detect. All work addicts work too much, but not all act alike. Some are too careless, others too ploddingly scrupulous. Some can’t get started; others plunge in on a dozen projects and finish little. The end result of these differing work styles may look the same from the outside—an unbalanced life dominated by long hours at the office—but each face expresses a different set of emotional vulnerabilities. The broad umbrella of work addiction is only a…click here to continue reading