Opinion | Forget trying to balance your professional and personal life. Look for work-life synergy instead
Constant multi-tasking has downsides and can lead to a buildup of stress
Work-life balance" is a term that you hear long before you enter the workforce, only to find that it is kind of a myth in the real world. Especially when you’re starting out, you’re constantly under pressure to prove yourself, learn as much as you can and do everything you can to ensure that you move up. Increased competition means that businesses also push their employees to work harder, and increased connectivity means that you now have the obligation to take your work with you.