Work-Life Balance

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Why Entrepreneurs Choose Freedom Over Money

Starting your own business often means thankless hours, measly pay and the stress of being at the helm. Yet entrepreneurs report greater job satisfaction than their employed counterparts. Here's why.

Richard Branson on Parenting and Work-Life Balance

Running your own business and raising a family often go hand-in-hand, but finding a balance can be challenging. Virgin's CEO on how he managed to raise two kids while building a business.

A Look at Modafinil and Getting an Entrepreneurial Edge, the Natural Way

While "smart drug" Modafinil has recently been in the limelight, we wanted to provide tips on how to naturally get energized.

3 Ways Meditation Can Make You a Better Leader

How to break bad habits, become your best self, and trust your innate wisdom.

4 Secrets for Lifelong Success From Martha Stewart

The celebrity entrepreneur discusses her philosophy on what it takes to lead a long and prosperous career.

Kitten Races, Ping Pong, Naps -- and Productivity?

Startup life doesn't have to be all work and no play.

How Your To-Do List Can Boost Your Bottom Line

You became an entrepreneur for the freedom, yet find yourself chained to your work more than ever before. Here are six steps to help achieve better work-life balance while growing your business.

How Kitten Races, Ping Pong and Napping Can Help Make Your Startup More Productive

Startup life doesn't have to be all work and no play.

Why Your Startup Should Celebrate March Madness

To build a strong company and attract employees who want to work with you, taking time to bond or just yell at the TV screen is a must.

Spring Break Plans? Open Your Mind and Rekindle Your Love of Entrepreneurship

Spring may be in the air, but you've got a lot of work to do -- on your business and your soul. Here are five tips for meeting your business challenges with a clear, open mind.

4 Leadership Skills That Hobbies Help Build

To be a better in business, spend some time outside of the office cultivating personal interests.

Richard Branson on Sheryl Sandberg, 'Leaning In,' and Balanced Workplaces

Virgin's founder gives his thoughts on Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's new book, and shares how to make your workplace a more balanced environment.

Working Too Much or Too Little? 3 Tips for Finding Balance

If working 16-hour days isn't proving sustainable, consider these tips for striking a balance.

Reinventing Yourself and Other Tips This Week

How to innovate around obstacles, protect yourself from a cyber attack, reward your employees in meaningful ways and more: our best tips of the week.

How to Have a Social Life as a Young Trep

With a busy startup schedule, it can be hard to devote any time to forging new relationships or even keeping old ones. Here's how to make time for the ones you love -- and yourself.

In the Startup World, Balance Breeds Success

Putting off your life until the business takes off may mean that day will never come.

How to Thrive in Both Romance and Business

Four ways to balance your work and relationship.

How to Avoid Burnout

Business coach Ann Mehl provides tips on figuring out work-life balance as an entrepreneur.

How Loved Ones Help You Beat Stress and Other Tips This Week

Why spending time with friends and family is essential, how to know whether you're sleep-deprived, the right amount of money to save and more: our best tips of the week.

Why Being a Workaholic Is Counterproductive

Advice from a productivity expert on how to take some time away from your smartphone.

How to Maintain Your Post-Vacation Bliss

Returning to a mountain of work after time away can be stressful. Here's how to ease back into the daily grind.

5 Ways Start-up Founders Can Eat Healthy on the Cheap

Launching a startup doesn't leave much time (or money) for buying and preparing gourmet meals. With these tips, you can still eat well without wasting time or cash.

Business-Boosting Gifts to Give Yourself for the Holidays

While giving yourself a watch or a new pair of jeans can make you look and feel good, a motivational book or even some nonfiction might give you some much-needed time to unwind.

Freelancers and Their Advocates Gain New Visibility

Freelancers Union founder is elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

6 Tips for Staying Sane Over the Holidays

Hard to believe the holidays are upon us, Thanksgiving has just wrapped and the rest of the holidays will be here in a blink. Here's your guide to a stress-free season.

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