Here’s what you had to say.
Full-time work offers benefits, a dependable schedule, and stability, while part-time work offers flexibility and the freedom to work in various industries.
Neither one is objectively better than the other, but odds are that one of them is better for you as an individual.To discover which type of work our readers favored, we asked for your thoughts in a recent poll. Most of you, 62%, preferred full-time work, while 38% of you preferred part-time work.
Those who prefer part-time work listed why they felt that way, with answers including:
- I enjoy the flexibility to go to doctor’s appointments and do chores at home.
- I watch my grandchildren during the day, so I need flexibility.
- Part-time work motivates me to complete work in a more efficient manner.
- I simplified my life and work just isn’t the most important thing anymore. A part-time job allows me to support my passion with income.
At the end of the day, most folks prefer the dependability of a full-time job. However, those that opt for part-time work are better able to pursue their hobbies and at-home responsibilities.
Do you have anything else to say about part-time or full-time work? Let us know in the comments section below!