As we push ourselves into the New Year, we need to be careful not to overdo it.
Perhaps we give the idea of 'work' too much credit:
Futures Forum: Work is a four-letter word
In fact, 'working' less might be good for us and the world around us:
Futures Forum: Live more: work less... earn less... spend less... emit and degrade less
We shouldn't feel guilty perhaps about being a little more 'idle':
Futures Forum: In Praise of Idleness: working less could actually be better for everyone.
And we might be able to manage with a little less - which might actually mean a lot more:
Futures Forum: The four-hour working week, the sharing economy and going beyond the master-servant relationship
Because we want to avoid 'burn-out':
Editorial: Sophy Banks on Balance or Burnout? | Transition Network