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How Does Your Work Week Compare to Everyone Else's?

Got a nagging feeling that you’re working more than others? Your instincts might not be far from the truth, especially if you’re an American and you’re comparing yourself to your international counterparts.

Spending more time at work than necessary isn’t good for anyone. Check out the infographic to see what a typical work week looks around the world and for strategies on making the most of your week. Hint: It’s all about planning, prioritizing, and being realistic.

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Infographic courtesy of PGi. Photo courtesy of Marie Coleman.