They haven’t had a holiday, they’re not refreshed and when they need to be thinking optimally they are too tired and burnt out.
To support flexibility the company needs to be well structured, with good support systems and needs to have an internal culture which supports flexible working arrangements.
TIP NUMBER 8: PRACTICE GOOD TIME MANAGEMENT Central to good time management is to do the right thing, in the right way, at the right time and for the right length of time.
A number of companies provide elements of this training however individuals have the responsibility to seek out this training if they are to achieve optimal Work/Life balance.
The techniques are not rocket science but you need to be exposed to the methodology to gain maximum benefit.
You will spend far too much time in getting it completely right, when excellent was all that was required.