Work-Life Balance

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5 Simple Ways to Stand Out Among Your Business Competitors

The founder of a social strategy consultancy offers real-world business advice from the dating world.

Real World Work-Life Balance: How to Find Your Entrepreneurial Zen

Think entrepreneurship requires putting your personal life on hold and working 100 hours a week? Think again. We spoke to successful 'treps who've learned to prioritize life outside of work. Follow their strategies to find your own blissful balance.

5 Ways to Avoid Burnout

Don't want your business to wreak havoc on your health and well-being? By planning ahead and working smarter, you can avoid short-circuiting.

10 Questions to Ask When Making Your Personal Life Awesome

The busy professional's guide to rocking a richer, more meaningful life off-the-clock.

How to Manage a Pregnancy and a Business

It is possible to run a business while pregnant and caring for a newborn, it just takes some planning.

The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?

Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?

7 Ways to Survive and Thrive at a Startup

Before starting up, you might work at one to gain experience. Here's how to rise to the top.

How to Make Every Minute of Your Day Matter

Spend your time more wisely and you'll live a happier, more fulfilling life. Here's how to get started.

A Soundtrack to Start Up By

Don't let Pandora tell you what to listen to. Here, we asked the co-founders of startup phenom Back to the Roots to give us the skinny on which songs keep them going strong.

Warning Signs That Your Startup Is Ruining Your Life

Starting your own business can be great but can lead to personal disaster if you lose sight of what's most important.

No Email, No Phone, Plenty of Inspiration

Allowing yourself the time, space and separation from your work could be the most effective way to bring your business to the next level. Here's one entrepreneur's story.

How Your Smartphone Can Actually Save You From Working Weekends

Protecting personal time is more about blending than balancing. Here's how to use the technology that took your free time away to reclaim it.

The 15-Minute Strategy to Get More Done Everyday

Don't let pockets of free time go to waste. Try this easy time-saving strategy.

5 Ways to Achieve Balance as an Entrepreneur

Here are ways you can reconfigure the way you live and work to get yourself -- and your startup -- on track for success.

Why I No Longer Want to Have it All

Before you add on that extra project just because you can, realize that you're also playing a risky game of Russian Roulette.

How One Entrepreneur Mom Won the Work-Life Balance Game

Entrepreneur Sarah Schupp tells how she makes time for both work and her personal life.

3 Ways to Set Goals You'll Actually Achieve

Being realistic and managing your time well will help make not only setting, but achieving your goals a possibility. Here are three ways to get there.

6 Dating Tips for the Single Entrepreneur

Think you don't have time to meet Mr. or Ms. Right while building your business? Think again.

Don't Be a Cheapskate and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to treat your employees well, use language to address problems, make valuable hires and more advice for business owners.

How American Workers Use Their Vacation Time (Infographic)

A recent survey finds that most people connect to the office at some point during their vacations.

Get a Life. It Might Just Be the Best Thing You Can Do for Your Business

No time for your personal life? If so, you could be slighting your business.

How Happy Are Small-Business Owners? (Infographic)

Do you take vacations? Work more than 40 hours a week? Worry about the cost of health care? See how your experiences and concerns as a small-business owner stack up.

How to Deal With the Dual Demands of Children and Elderly Parents

Sandwich-generation entrepreneurs -- those in their 40s and 50s -- are juggling more family demands. Here's how to keep your sanity and your business.

4 Cellphone Etiquette Mistakes You Make Everyday

You might be doing more harm than good when you answer your phone in a public place. Here are four things you might not know about the way you use your phone.

Why You Need to Love Your Startup

Are you creating a dream -- or just working on a business?

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