It's about time
To perform in today's competitive marketplace, employees commonly work about 10 hours overtime per week to complete their assignments. But how much overtime can workers endure? This article discusses how organizations and project managers can help their project team members balance their work and their life responsibilities. In doing so, it explains the dangers of working too many additional hours and identifies the purpose of working overtime. It also describes the organizational problems that often hinder normal work cultures and demand that employees needlessly work overtime.