Work-Life Balance

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Your Career Is a Supplement to Your Life, Not the Defining Factor

You're a hard-driving entrepreneur. But what should you do now if your work life has turned into your whole life?

The 6 Signs You're Tech Addicted and What You Can Do About It

Checking your office emails at midnight is bad for your health and relationships, and not really all that efficient.

5 Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Stellar Workday

These little tips can make you a happier, healthier and more productive person.

Why Business Leaders Must Set a Personal Mission

Assess what you're trying to accomplish in life beyond making money at your company. Otherwise you might be headed for trouble when life catches up with you.

How Inspiration From Leo Tolstoy Can Drive Your Business

Tolstoy never ran a business and faced a world different from ours. But entrepreneurs can learn a lot from him.

The 5 Fail-Proof Steps for Planning Your Day

Set yourself up for success by doing these five things every single day.

10 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Must Learn

Building a long-term, healthy and sustainable business isn't the result of magic, but understanding the importance of adapting and growing.

Don't Try to Succeed at Your Startup by Failing at Home

Entrepreneurial growing pains take a toll on work and domestic life but aim to give the balancing act a go.

The Average American Works 47 Hours Per Week, Gallup Finds

Forget 9 to 5: Eighteen percent of full-time employees work more than 60 hours per week, according to the analytics company's latest Work and Education Survey.

6 Tips for Succeeding as Both an Entrepreneur and a Parent

Work and family are the world's original exercise in multitasking.

7 Tips for Merging 'Mindfulness' Into the Workplace

Mindfulness may sound like the latest buzzword, but the centuries-old notion of enjoying the present moment is more than trendy philosophy. In practice it can do wonders to enhance productivity and happiness in the workplace.

How the Growing Convenience of 'Uberfication' Encourages One-Car Families

One family discovered surprising savings in money and stress when they shed their second car in favor of ridesharing services and public transportation.

How Taking Time Off Can Help You Get Ahead

Employees who use more vacation days end up with better performance reviews, according to a recent study.

France's New Economics Minister Proposes Increase on 35-Hour Workweeks

Days prior to taking office, Emmanuel Macron suggested that unions should vote on certain 'exceptions' to a long-running and controversial French law.

The Difference Between Work Friends and Real Friends

Will your friend be there for you in your tough times or just for lunch or happy hour?

Why Your Team Needs YOU to Take a Summer Vacation

If you are on the fence about taking a vacation (or think that your team cannot survive without you), here are three questions to ask yourself.

The 10 Most-Visited Countries In the World

Have you traveled to Thailand? How about Turkey? If not, perhaps you should.

5 Life Lessons That Made Me a Better Entrepreneur

Some of the words of wisdom that guide my personal life have proved to be just as useful in the office.

To Better Balance the Work-Life Scales, More Men Should 'Lean Out'

Gender bias holds back women in their careers but also keeps men at work instead of with their families. Each person must decide, how much more is there to life than making a living?

Arianna Huffington's Recipe for Success: Unplug, Renew and Recharge.

The media mogul took a scary wake-up call and channeled it into a new lease on life -- one with a lot less stress and anxiety.

8 Ways to Reduce the Stress of Balancing Work and Family

While some founders may need to be burning the midnight oil, there are a few ways to better manage your own business and take care of your family without getting overly stressed out.

What I Learned About Business After Getting Married

Your business can improve if you focus on your important relationships -- most important of them being the one with yourself.

Can Your Business Live Without You?

Entrepreneurs who have difficulty answering this question may be facing a planning issue that involves far more than arranging their time off.

Create White Space in Your Life to Gain a Competitive Edge

Sometimes, slowing down is the answer to boosting work performance.

Gender Roles Be Damned: This Startup CEO Quit His Job to Be a Better Dad

Max Schireson says that, as a male CEO, he's never been asked how he balances being a father and running a company.

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