By Farhan Shah
Singaporeans are a stressed lot.
Numerous survey results have shown that Singaporeans work up to 45.9 hours a week, when the global average is 38.2 hours. Furthermore, with smartphones becoming a ubiquitous part of our daily lives, the line between our personal and corporate lives is slowly becoming smudged, according to a survey by Randstad.
Thanks to the wonders of technology, 69% of Singaporeans regularly tune in to work outside office hours, higher than the regional average of 66%.
Our pursuit for perfection and efficiency is almost legendary but at what cost to our health and most importantly, our lives?