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Is work-life balance 'overrated?'

While more and more studies find that employees are seeking a better work-life balance, a new report by Gumtree Jobs revealed that 36% of staff would like to have more flexibility with their working hours, researchers are now beginning to ask ‘is the balance is overrated’?

Spending quality time with family members and children is important to a large majority of today’s workforce, however, according to QZ.com, a handful of studies are now starting to challenge the ‘special family-time’ ethos, which flexible hours can offer parents.

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