Work-Life Balance

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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.
Richard Branson Announces Unlimited Vacation Policy for Virgin Staffers
Work-Life Balance

Richard Branson Announces Unlimited Vacation Policy for Virgin Staffers

The billionaire will allow employees to take time off whenever they want and without prior approval -- provided they still get their work done.
Geoff Weiss
3 Important Signs of Entrepreneurial Burnout and How to Overcome It
Stress Management

3 Important Signs of Entrepreneurial Burnout and How to Overcome It

Most people experience burnout at least once in their life. Some of us experience it multiple times. Here's how you can avoid it altogether.
Lewis Howes
Why a Hiatus Is Key to Preventing Job Fatigue
Stress Management

Why a Hiatus Is Key to Preventing Job Fatigue

A serial entrepreneur explains how he traded sales for sails for a year and won a new lease on life.
James Green
5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Do to Reduce Stress
Stress Management

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Do to Reduce Stress

Entrepreneurs are often caught in a bind trying to prioritize between personal health and the needs of their companies. Here are some tips on making everyday life less stressful.
Jessica Alter
Keep Employees From Burning Out
How To

Keep Employees From Burning Out

These first-hand tips can keep up both morale and productivity.
Jeff Oddo
The 5 Tools for Entrepreneurs on the Go
Tools

The 5 Tools for Entrepreneurs on the Go

For entrepreneurs, staying connected is no longer an advantage but an absolute necessity. Here are some tools to keep you plugged in at all times.
Alon Alroy
Your Career Is a Supplement to Your Life, Not the Defining Factor
Work-Life Balance

Your Career Is a Supplement to Your Life, Not the Defining Factor

You're a hard-driving entrepreneur. But what should you do now if your work life has turned into your whole life?
Bobbie Laporte
The 6 Signs You're Tech Addicted and What You Can Do About It
Managing Technology

The 6 Signs You're Tech Addicted and What You Can Do About It

Checking your office emails at midnight is bad for your health and relationships, and not really all that efficient.
Maite Baron
5 Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Stellar Workday
Productivity

5 Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Stellar Workday

These little tips can make you a happier, healthier and more productive person.
Jacqueline Whitmore