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  • If you're thinking about working multiple jobs, you're probably already aware of some of the benefits.

  • Making more money, learning some new skills, maybe even exploring a new career path.

  • While all of these are great, it's important to keep in mind that there are some hidden costs involved as well.

  • Multiple jobs means multiple schedules.

  • You'll need to successfully balance these and that can be difficult.

  • If you're not organized, it can get stressful and you may end up losing one or more of your jobs.

  • If you work two jobs in one day. Your employers will also need to know your availability.

  • You'll have to make sure your schedules don't overlap and that you have enough time to get from one job to another.

  • And If you need to take time off for any reason, you'll need to coordinate this with all of your employers.

  • Another hidden cost is trying to maintain a healthy work / life balance.

  • The more time you spend at work, the less time you have to devote to things like your family, relationships, hobbies and more.

  • So before you pick up another job, you're going to want away its benefits against the time that it'll take up.

  • You'll probably want to talk about this with your family or significant other because it'll impact them too.

  • Working a lot of hours can also be a big source of stress.

  • If you get too burned out, it can take a toll on your work performance and possibly affect your health.

  • Losing sleep, getting sick or just having an overall bad mood are a few ways it could negatively impact you.

  • If you feel like multiple workloads would be too much to handle, you might want to reconsider having another job.

  • While working several jobs is a great way to make more money. It can also create extra expenses.

  • You'll need to pay for transportation between jobs and you may end up eating out more since you'll have less time to prepare meals.

  • And if you have kids and you or your family can't be with them, you'll need to pay for childcare.

  • We realize all of this sounds pretty negative, but don't let it discourage you.

  • These are just some things to think about before making a final decision.

  • You might find that you're able to handle the effects of working multiple jobs.

  • In the end, it's entirely up to you and really depends on your own personal circumstances.

  • GCF Global. Creating opportunities for a better life.

If you're thinking about working multiple jobs, you're probably already aware of some of the benefits.

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The Hidden Costs of Working Multiple Jobs

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    林宜悉 posted on 2022/03/03
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