When 2011 began, my work asked us to start tracking our hours. I saw this as a giant pain in the butt. We are paid based on the project so there was no benefit to me and instead required a little extra time. I’ve actually found it very enlightening. I used to tell people I worked 10-15 hours a week. It turns out I work more like 5-6. Then came last Friday and an unexpected project. Today is Tuesday and I have already worked 20 hours (including the weekend). Geez. I am happy to say the project is done and hopefully the rest of my work this week will be minimal.
My view for the last four days: