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* * Date: Sept. 1, 2012 Source: NY Times
Link: http://nyti.ms/RCHOca Headline/Title: When the Work-Life Scales Are Unequal
*Summary:* On this Labor Day weekend, when we celebrate the American worker, or at least the last unofficial days of summer, Ms. Azevedo is giving voice to what many people feel in their bones: the pursuit of “work-life balance,” which sounds so wholesome and reasonable, can be a zero-sum game in the office.
In theory, flextime seems like an everyone-wins proposition. But one person’s work-life balance can be another’s work-life overload. Someone, after all, has to make that meeting or hit that deadline.
* **Author:* Hannah Seligson
*For the Full Article/Report, See:* http://nyti.ms/RCHOca**
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