I Had to Unplug to Recharge

I Had to Unplug to Recharge

Self-help
I've been hitting the workload hard for the last six or so months, with most weekdays starting around 5 and ending around 11, with breaks thrown in the mix for sanity's sake, weekends littered with an-hour-here-4-hours-there. Most of us in IT and especially those involved in change, projects, management, or any mix of the above know how it goes. The work piles up, we give a little extra to power through and get the work done. With a vacation coming up I promised my awesome wife that I'd put work away for the week and unplug, devoting my attention wholly to my family. And I stuck to my word. I found an awesome setting in the iphone to help me protect myself from the temptation of checking email and thinking…
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