Work-Family Conflict

Work-Family Conflict

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Work can conflict with one's home and family life. However, workaholism can lead to adverse effects on one's relationship with his or her partner. Workaholism is "an individual difference characteristic referring to self-imposed demands, compulsive overworking, an inability to regulate work habits, and an overindulgence in work to the exclusion of most other life activities (Robinson, 1997)." Workaholism can affect a person's private life since it includes exclusion of other activities including spending time with spouses which is significant to any healthy, happy relationship. When there is a strain on a relationship due to a partner's workaholism, both partners can become stressed and less supportive of one another resulting in negative behavior.Individuals, who work a lot to the point of interference with the rest of his or her life, tend to perceive their family as having less of a strong communication background.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Spellpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136013924
  • 9786136013923