Work life balance – The Guardian

Each month, a selection of articles by the Guardian on this topic.

This month, in evidence, a Douglas Coupland’s article : “The nine to five is barbaric”. Read it to discover more.

Douglas Coupland has always been one of the sharpest critics of the modern workplace. His literary works – such as Generation X, JPod and Microserfs – revolve around smart and creative young people who are better than their bosses, but unable to thrive in the corporate world. Coupland himself left full-time employment years ago and can relate to those who make the brave step to do their own thing…