!nsp!re – 12 Days of Cre8tivity: Working 9 to 5

Day 5 of 12 Daily Posts


Today’s share comes from The Atlantic. It’s a very interesting article from Lauren Davidson examining the disturbing trend of workers putting in more and more hours, not getting enough sleep, and how it affects their work, especially creative work.

One fascinating tidbit – economist John Maynard Keynes at one time predicted that by 2030, only extreme workaholics would work more than 15 hours per week. Looks like he got that one wrong…

Click here for the original article.