Everyone loves an overachiever. With the exception, perhaps, of overachievers.
It's hard to have such high expectations of yourself that they can never be met.
Guess what makes it worse? The Internet, apparently.
It seems that those who are committed to being the best at work cannot stop in their quest to gain an advantage. This means that they wake up in the middle of the night to check e-mails and experience increasing anxiety when Web access is denied to them.
These, at least, are the conclusions of a UK study that examined excessive use of the Internet.… Read more