One of the things I have noticed is that, despite all of the advances in technology and gadgets, achieving some reasonable work / life balance seems to be a bigger challenge than ever.
So what are the secrets of achieving work / life balance?
Secret 2: Set boundaries
Secret 3: Let others know your boundaries
Secret 4: Turn off gadgets
Secret 5: Ask yourself what you would say on your death bed
Do you want to be lying on your death bed saying, ‘I wish I had spent more time at work’?Essentially, she was saying,
Decide on your priorities.
Secret 6: Focus
Secret 7: Track your time investment
What other secrets would you add?
Duncan Brodie of Goals and Achievements helps accountants and health professionals to achieve success and realize their professional potential through being highly effective leaders and managers. For more information and to sign up for his free audio e-course click here
Since 2006 I’ve worked with in excess of 8,000 accountants and professionals in workshops, seminars and one to one helping them land their next jobs and become better leaders, presenters and business partners. Before that I spent 25 years in accountancy climbing the career ladder from Payments Clerk to FD. I’m a CIMA Fellow, Certified Professional Coach and Team Coach Facilitator.