Work-Life Balance

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5 Traits Making You a Great Entrepreneur But Maybe Not a Good Dinner Date
Entrepreneurs

5 Traits Making You a Great Entrepreneur But Maybe Not a Good Dinner Date

You must be single-minded when it comes to your business. It will overshadow everything else. Just watch out for one key area.
Robert Tuchman
Unlimited Paid Vacation: 'Jedi Mind Trick' or Good Policy?
Productivity

Unlimited Paid Vacation: 'Jedi Mind Trick' or Good Policy?

While some critics may balk at an unlimited vacation policy, when implemented correctly it can be a no-cost way to lure employees and boost productivity.
Jake Gibson
The Secret to Hard Conversations With Staff
How To

The Secret to Hard Conversations With Staff

Frequent, structured talks keep communication lines open and make expectations clear.
Jeff Oddo
Conquer Stress and Master Sleep for a Richer Life
Productivity

Conquer Stress and Master Sleep for a Richer Life

The magic ingredient of shut-eye comes free. Yet it eludes many adults. Find out how to reclaim it for top performance.
Firas Kittaneh
A Guide to Maternity Leave for Entrepreneurs
Parenting

A Guide to Maternity Leave for Entrepreneurs

Nurture both babies at once with a bit of planning, foresight and a team you can trust and rely upon.
Maggie Lord
4 Ways to Max Out the 40-Hour Workweek
Productivity

4 Ways to Max Out the 40-Hour Workweek

To help people crack the code for how to create an efficient and impactful 40-hour workweek, here are four methods to set a course for successfully working smarter, not harder.
Craig Cincotta
6 Apps to Help Reclaim Your Personal Life
Productivity

6 Apps to Help Reclaim Your Personal Life

Balancing your business and personal life is one of the biggest challenges entrepreneurs face, but it's far from impossible. Here are six apps to get you started.
Phil Dumontet
3 TED Talks That Will Convince You to Get More Sleep
Productivity

3 TED Talks That Will Convince You to Get More Sleep

Not getting enough sleep? Sleep on these three eye-opening TED Talks about shuteye and discover the secrets to sleeping your way to the top (literally).
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Forget Marathons: Business Is the Ultimate Endurance Sport
Productivity

Forget Marathons: Business Is the Ultimate Endurance Sport

Business is the ultimate sport, so learn what it takes to create lasting success.
Dan Antonelli
Workaholics Need Some Guilt-Free Time Off, Too
Work-Life Balance

Workaholics Need Some Guilt-Free Time Off, Too

Even if you truly derive great pleasure from your work, you need to have some downtime.
Carol Roth
Why This Man Traded in His Job as CEO For a Job as DAD
Work-Life Balance

Why This Man Traded in His Job as CEO For a Job as DAD

Former PIMCO chief Mohamed El-Erian, who reportedly earned $100 million in 2011 alone, said he prioritized the wrong things, so he quit his job to focus on parenthood.
Carly Okyle
Shark Tank Star Robert Herjavec: Don't Ever Expect a 'Balanced Life'
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Robert Herjavec: Don't Ever Expect a 'Balanced Life'

The 'nicest' Shark says that with great success comes great sacrifice -- specifically downtime. The one exception he has to make: his kids.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Entrepreneurs

When to Kiss Your Startup Goodbye

Conventional wisdom says entrepreneurs should never give up. But after much reflection, I realized this was wrong.
Rahim Fazal
The Secret to Increased Productivity: Taking Time Off
Productivity

The Secret to Increased Productivity: Taking Time Off

It's not about how many brute hours you rack up -- it's about how effective you are at replenishing mental resources.