work-life balance

60 Hour Work Week — Can You Survive it?

60 Hour Work Week — Can You Survive it?

In the 80s while I was an account executive for AT&T most people in my organization worked normal (for then)...

Perfectionism – Is it a strength or a weakness?

Perfectionism – Is it a strength or a weakness?

Recently a reader wrote this to me, “I am still bothered when people call me a perfectionist. In school, people...

Managing Yourself and Your Career

Managing Yourself and Your Career

Years ago when I was a successful sales professional for AT&T I had a conversation with a colleague about where...

Ten Ways to Avoid Job Burnout and Be Happy at Work

Ten Ways to Avoid Job Burnout and Be Happy at Work

If you dread going to work each day and feel sad and unhappy with your job and your life, you...

Too Much On My Plate.

Too Much On My Plate.

  My client just started her business last year. She has been relatively successful but is now engaged in finding...