December 18, 2014
If you’re a doctor, do you find yourself spending more time at work than other areas of your life? Are you a workaholic, but are seeking more work-life balance? In a recent poll conducted by ..
October 31, 2011
Freelancers, independent contractors, sole proprietors, consultants, temps, self-employed, or contingent—no matter what term you use, independent workers are a growing segment of the workforce. .
January 15, 2009
Let me put it this way - If someone offered you a common sense way to improve your business then you would listen - am I right? Well join with me now while I help you do just that - improve your ..
January 13, 2009
Does the state of the economy have you rethinking your retirement? Are you convinced that you'll have to work at least seven years after you're dead before you can afford to retire? Has the ..
September 29, 2008
One of the best things about owning your own home business is that you get to work where you live! That is also one of the biggest pitfalls, as it is easy to blur the line and lose your work life ..
September 04, 2008
I'm sure I don't have to tell you that being a working mom is a challenge on many levels. In addition to meeting the demands of your career, you also need to balance your obligations to your family ..
August 21, 2008
Work life balance is often seen as an area of challenge by managers and leaders. As we progress with our careers, move up the hierarchy it is all too easy to become so focussed on our work and lose ..
August 14, 2008
Oh the horror! We try so hard to create this balance. It's like a mythical creature. Is it really there? Does it really exist? Take me for example. My office is in the middle of my living room. Ok, ..
August 06, 2008
The female workforce is constantly having to make choices between career and family. After investing heavily both financially and emotionally in their education and building their careers, motherhood .
July 21, 2008
The more home business owners I talk with tell me that besides the money they can make the second reason they started their own home business was the freedom it gives to travel and enjoy life. That ..
July 20, 2008
Unlike television commercials, I don't know too many women who wake up brimming with enough energy to enthusiastically leap off their well-sprung mattresses smiling broadly. For most, it's probably ..
July 16, 2008
As a metro mom, with many projects on my plate and on my mind, it's sometimes difficult to be fully “present" in the different activities that I do, be it work or family related. It's all too ..
July 15, 2008
"Work/Life Balance" sounds like a smart thing to strive for, doesn't it? Who doesn't want to become more facile with juggling the demands of a full-time job and a full-time life, too? Who hasn't ..
July 14, 2008
Most people start exploring the matter of balance in their life by talking about a work-life balance. For instance, is my work life taking away from having completely fulfilling relationships with ..
July 12, 2008
In all the years I have been working with innovative executives, business owners and mothers; I am always intrigued to see women reading about and discussing having a balanced work, family life. ..
July 11, 2008
If your work life balance is non-existent, or you work for a company that expects your soul in exchange for your pay - then you need to read this book. Your life doesn't have to be this way - and ..
July 09, 2008
Before my epiphany, I would start my weekdays and weekends the same. Tasks first. Fun second. I couldn't justify playing a game, going to the park or sitting down to watch a movie until I had been ..
July 09, 2008
Is your life balanced? What does that mean? Do you often say, “There are not enough hours in a day" or “I just wish I had more time"? If you have answered yes, then this may be a sign ..
July 09, 2008
The older I get, the more valuable my time is to me. When I was a kid and even a young adult, time was as abundant as the spare change accumulating in the water jug by my Dad's desk. Any time I ..
July 08, 2008
A certain stressful process is dealing with business at home whilst juggling children. It is generally a case of the parents ensuring that the children are amused so that they can complete some work, .
July 07, 2008
Even with the array of modern time-saving technologies we still have less and less free time. Work life balance issues have been on the agenda for many years and according to a recent survey Brits ..
July 07, 2008
Last week, I had an opportunity to play “career counselor" with my CPA on the phone. Like me, she too is self-employed with her own consulting practice. She was venting that just as soon as she .
July 03, 2008
Technology today makes it possible to easily connect to your work computer from anywhere over the internet. Smart phones make it easy to send and receive email from just about anywhere. And of ..
June 30, 2008
The expression the “work-life balance" first came about in the 1970's, as a way to express the relationship between a person's working life and private life. First used in 1986 in the United ..
June 29, 2008
Being a mom is definitely a lot of work and it's also very rewarding. Here are some time management tips especially designed for busy moms to make the best of your motherhood while still working on ..