Everyone I know struggles to balance their work and home lives. No, wait a minute. That’s not true. My retired friends seem to have it down pat. The rest of us juggle, patch, negotiate, apply a temporary fix here and there. This isn’t very satisfying. In short, we feel as if we’re not doing justice to our careers or to our families and friends.
The work/home balance issue is huge for many of us. What works for you? Tell me how you How many of us try to be all things to all people all of the time? At some point this leads to burnout. No longer able to leap tall buildings in a single bound, we land hard and fall flat. Even when we just can’t pick ourselves back up off the ground, we may refuse to ask for help.