Barbara Pocock comments on work-life balance for the ABC

CPD fellow Barbara Pocock was interviewed for an article on work-life balance published by ABC News.

“The fourth Australian Work and Life Index reveals the number of full-time workers who are dissatisfied with their situation has increased in the past three years.

“More than one-fifth of Australians spend 48 hours or more at work each week, and 60 per cent do not take regular holidays.

“Three-quarters of people working long hours say they would rather work fewer hours despite the drop in pay.

“Professor Barbara Pocock from the University of South Australia’s Centre for Work and Life says it is having a huge impact on health.”

Read the whole article here.

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