Managing Workload Pressure

  • Rick Hughes
  • Andrew Kinder
  • Cary L. Cooper


Workload is simply the amount of work we have scheduled with our name on it, through employment, academic demands or domestic pressures. But it’s not quite as simple as that. It’s rare that we have complete control, management or authority regarding the demands placed upon us.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rick Hughes
    • 1
  • Andrew Kinder
    • 2
  • Cary L. Cooper
    • 3
  1. 1.AberdeenUK
  2. 2.LondonUK
  3. 3.Manchester Business SchoolUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK

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