Are you one of those people who is completely annoyed by auto-response vacation emails throughout the year? You have a big idea that needs to be addressed and the guy you need to speak with is away for two weeks at the cottage? Maybe Christmas office parties seem more like a board-room meeting opportunity to you?
On the other side of the coin, it may be that you work for a workaholic and your heart-rate is going too fast to catch up, giving you daily panic attacks.
Either way, there is significant evidence out there that striking a balance is the way to go. Have a look what some of these popular sites have to say about workaholics: