Working from home but burning out

Long hours, blurred lines between work, rest taking toll on S'pore workforce, say experts

Overworked, exhausted and burning out - these are some of the experiences of the Singapore workforce a year into the pandemic.

Working from home might have painted a relaxing picture to many office workers in pre-pandemic days, but now, many are toiling long hours, juggling family responsibilities and blurring the lines between work and relaxation, experts said.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 11, 2021, with the headline 'Working from home but burning out'. Subscribe