Morning Briefing: Why a promotion could add years to your life expectancy

by Steve Randall23 Oct 2015
Why a promotion could add years to your life expectancy
If you are aiming to make partner; or perhaps you’re a partner aiming for management; then a new report suggests that it could be good for your life expectancy as well as your career and finances. The UK government’s Office for National Statistics has found that those higher up the career ladder live longer on average. Those working in the professions already rank higher than those in sales, customer service, marketing, caring, skilled trades and administration; but within the professional rankings a promotion could add two years to your life expectancy. Associates can expect to live for an average of 80.4 years, partners would add an extra 0.4 years, but those in a managerial role could live to 82.5 on average.
 
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