Some experts believe that work addiction is perpetuated by the need for a constant adrenalin rush, which can cause acute adrenal failure. Which is similar to being in a state of flight of fight mode where adrenalin pumps up the supply of oxygen and glucose in the brain, increasing the heart rate. Over time, adrenaline and constant stress hormones in the body can lead to acute adrenal failure.
Workaholic? Workaholic? Consider about your personal and family life before it happens. Your personal life, your family life, and your spiritual life could begin to suffer. The whole reason you started your business was to achieve financial freedom. But soon you’ll find yourself, like I did, working all the time. Perhaps you will then qualify [...]
Business addiction Business addiction experienced in my story. One of the managers, who was almost half my age, was kind enough to show me how to use it along with direction from the chief engineer. In no time I was beginning to build up my thumb muscles. It’s no surprise that I learned so quickly [...]
Work Characteristics of Addicts “Of all the addictions receiving attention today (including alcohol, drugs, gambling and food) work addiction is perhaps the least recognised and possibly the most dangerous. This is because a work addiction is a compulsion that is rewarded and reinforced by society. In particular, it’s rewarded by corporations that encourage overwork as [...]