Are You a Workaholic?

Norwegian researchers have developed a tool to gauge if you’re addicted to work: try it out here.

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy—or a workaholic. Growing numbers of people are succumbing to workaholism, as technology blurs the boundaries between our working and private lives. According to University of Bergen Psychology professor Dr. Cecilie Schou Andreassen, the effects can include: insomnia, health problems, burnout, stress, and tension in relationships. She and her colleagues have developed a tool to measure workaholism: “The Bergen Work Addiction Scale.”

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