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EG in the news August 2013 - eFinancialNews

eFinancialNews 22 August 2013


Chart of the Day: which professions demand the longest hours?


Financial News looks at how the banking industry compares with other high-pressure professions.

“Corporate lawyers also featured high on the list with an average working week of between 60 and 80 hours, according to legal recruiter Scott Gibson at Edwards Gibson. He added that lawyers at corporate law firms had billing targets, which meant they had a minimum hours expectation regardless of market conditions.”

 

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