Monday, June 12, 2006
What is the single common feature of many workplaces?
The Myth of Nine to Five
Ted Scott and Phil Harker
Dysfunctional workplaces are all around us. To these, people don't come to work, but to earn a living, rue the authors. "They might come to enjoy the camaraderie of their workmates. They might even come to gain gratification from the games they play to distract themselves from the mindless labour they would otherwise perform."