Work-Life Balance

How to Take a Real Vacation While Running Your Business
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How to Take a Real Vacation While Running Your Business

Here are five surefire tips to take the stress out of managing a small business while you're away, drinking piña coladas and kicking back on the beach.
Jason Richelson
Finding Balance to Fit the Roles of 'Dad' or 'Mom' Into the Day
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Finding Balance to Fit the Roles of 'Dad' or 'Mom' Into the Day

When people know you're 'on your own' they just assume that you have a flexible schedule. Not so much. Try these three tips.
Jim Joseph
How to Start Fitting Work Into Life (and Stop Fitting Life Into Work)
Work-Life Balance

How to Start Fitting Work Into Life (and Stop Fitting Life Into Work)

Take time to recharge, and that doesn't mean your cell phone and laptop.
Rob Biederman
5 Apps That Make Life Easier for Harried CEOs
Apps

5 Apps That Make Life Easier for Harried CEOs

Apps can't run your business for you but they can help keep the avalanche of details from burying you.
Pratik Dholakiya
The Key to Achieving Work-Life Balance for Parents? Accepting It's a Myth.
Work-Life Balance

The Key to Achieving Work-Life Balance for Parents? Accepting It's a Myth.

When you feel like you're running on empty, think of these three rules for maintaining your sanity and success.
Jill Smokler
Congrats on That Big Promotion. Here's How to Prevent It From Ruining Your Work-Life Balance.
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Congrats on That Big Promotion. Here's How to Prevent It From Ruining Your Work-Life Balance.

With increased responsibility comes the ability to delegate and organize your schedule in a more effective manner.
5 Ways Weekends Can Boost Your Productivity Monday Through Friday
Work-Life Balance

5 Ways Weekends Can Boost Your Productivity Monday Through Friday

People who work seven days a week need to learn about the law of diminishing returns.
Jacqueline Whitmore
What's the Secret to Balancing Parenthood and Entrepreneurship?
Parenting

What's the Secret to Balancing Parenthood and Entrepreneurship?

The head of a marketing firm writes about managing his business while rushing to parent/teacher conferences.
Jim Joseph
How Will Netflix's New Unlimited Parental Leave Policy Work, Exactly?
Parents

How Will Netflix's New Unlimited Parental Leave Policy Work, Exactly?

It sounds great, but raises some questions.
Laura Entis
5 Ways to Take the Grind Out of Working 9-to-5
Work-Life Balance

5 Ways to Take the Grind Out of Working 9-to-5

Between what life requires and technology allows, commuting to the office for an eight-hour workday increasingly looks like a pointless ritual.
Matt Straz
5 Simple Ways You Can Add Hours To Your Day
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5 Simple Ways You Can Add Hours To Your Day

Here are a few ways you can increase your reading and viewing speed, so you have extra hours to develop new skills, deepen relationships or just get an extra edge in your career.
Michael Simmons
Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Says Married Entrepreneurs Must Do This or Risk Divorce
Marriage

Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Says Married Entrepreneurs Must Do This or Risk Divorce

The key to a lasting union isn't love, passion or sex. Not to the shrewd 'Mr. Wonderful.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Don't Americans Take More Time Off?
Vacations

Why Don't Americans Take More Time Off?

Even if their employers offered unlimited vacation days, most people wouldn't take any more time off than they do now.
Anne Fisher
What Balance Really Means When You're an Entrepreneur
The Grind

What Balance Really Means When You're an Entrepreneur

Work-life balance doesn't necessarily equate to long walks, intense meditations, cleanses and bubble baths with glasses of red wine on weekends.
Adina Grigore