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Elon Musk says he works 120 hours a week and doesn’t leave the factory for days at a time — but experts say that kind of work ethic is dan...

Elon Musk told the New York Times that he works around 120 hours a week — over three times the average work week in the US private sector. And research finds working too much is a dangerous habit.
JPMorgan Chase's chief marketing officer Kristin Lemkau

Top execs in banking, retail, and tech are saying they don’t practice work-life balance — because they found something better

JP Morgan Chase CMO Kristin Lemkau said she uses technology to her advantage when trying to juggle work and family responsibilities. Other executives have also talked about the importance of work-life integration, as opposed to balance.

The 28 highest-paying jobs for workaholics

If you work far more than the next guy and get more excited about your job than about family or any other activity, you may be a workaholic. Using Census data compiled by the Minnesota Population Center, we found 28 jobs with long hours and high pay.
Some US cities are better suited for building your career and raising children than others.

The best cities in America to build a career while raising a family

The best cities for working parents show a clear preference toward small towns and medium-size cities far from the East Coast.
Americans take a lot less time off from work than the British.

I’m British, and I experienced the biggest culture shock when I started working in the US

The UK and the US are not all that different. But as a British person living and working in America, I experienced a huge culture shock at work.

Early Amazon interviews were so tough, one comment could disqualify a job candidate immediately

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos used to eliminate job candidates who mentioned anything about work/life balance, according to Brad Stone's "The Everything Store."

One in 4 UK bankers say their job is harming their health and mental wellbeing

Twenty six percent of bankers believe their job negatively impacts their health and wellbeing.
Former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama participate in the unveiling of their official portraits during a ceremony at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, on February 12, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Michelle Obama explains how she made time for date nights and workouts as first lady — and why President Obama never missed a parent-teacher con...

To make sure she had time for her personal life, Obama would plan out her year, adding date nights, vacations and even workouts, before signing on to meetings.