Work-Life Balance

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Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'
Work-Life Balance

Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'

After taking a flamethrower to the candle led to a forced career change, I learned a very important lesson.
John Brubaker
Want a Happier, More Productive Life? Check Out Our Top 10 Stories on Habits in 2014.
Productivity

Want a Happier, More Productive Life? Check Out Our Top 10 Stories on Habits in 2014.

Of the many stories we published this year about habit optimization, the most resonant seemed to focus on cultivating creativity and developing healthy sleeping habits.
Geoff Weiss
Why Americans Are Working Longer Than Ever
News and trends

Why Americans Are Working Longer Than Ever

The average retirement age has risen to 62 from 57.
8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season
Holidays

8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season

Mind you, these aren't gifts you have to purchase -- so you have no excuses not to try to enjoy them.
Stephen Key
5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays
Vacations

5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays

Technology has given us the ability to work anywhere, anytime, even during a family dinner. Use these tips to find a balance.
Curtis Peterson
The Biggest Lessons I Learned Working Solo in 2014
Lessons

The Biggest Lessons I Learned Working Solo in 2014

From limited partnerships, knowing your worth to effective time management.
Deborah Mitchell
Randi Zuckerberg's Simple Secret for Juggling Career and Kids
Mompreneurs

Randi Zuckerberg's Simple Secret for Juggling Career and Kids

The media maven offers a candid look at her 'lopsided' life as a working mother and explains how she prioritizes her time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Is There Such a Thing as 'Work Life' and 'Personal Life'?
GoldieBlox

Is There Such a Thing as 'Work Life' and 'Personal Life'?

When Debbie Sterling founded GoldieBlox, her first employees were her husband, her sister and best friend.
Catherine Clifford
4 Tips to Optimize Your Time as an Entrepreneur
Time Management

4 Tips to Optimize Your Time as an Entrepreneur

The secret lies not in juggling opposing priorities but in planning ahead to have the minutes and hours to spend how you wish.
Jeff Margolis
With 4 Kids and Counting, YouTube CEO Explains How Motherhood Heightened Her Productivity
Work-Life Balance

With 4 Kids and Counting, YouTube CEO Explains How Motherhood Heightened Her Productivity

Susan Wojcicki says that work and motherhood aren't mutually exclusive.
Geoff Weiss
Can You Be Successful and a Good Parent?
Work-Life Balance

Can You Be Successful and a Good Parent?

Most successful business people I know struggle with balancing work and family life.
10 Ways You're Already a Success
Personal values

10 Ways You're Already a Success

Be proud of every value you haven't compromised in the entrepreneurial pressure cooker.
Thai Nguyen
You're Actually Hurting Your Business With These 5 'Productive' Habits
Productivity

You're Actually Hurting Your Business With These 5 'Productive' Habits

Are your productivity hacks really making you better? Many are myths that are actually holding you back.
Adam Toren
Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays
Holidays

Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays

How do you deal with time off when you're obsessed with work?
Stephen Key