Balancing the bucket and spade with the tie and suit
Getting the work-life balance right is not easy. Your columnist struggles with it - as do many people.
With many of us now looking forward to some summer down time and the opportunity to kick back and take stock, how we balance our professional and private lives is a subject some of us will mull from sun loungers and bar stools.
This end-of-term column hopes to assist you in your ruminations by highlighting some of the important issues raised in the big body of literature on the subject, and how we Irish rate, compared to our peers, in terms of how much we work and how satisfied we are with our professional and private lives.