It is in the seemingly unimportant, small, incremental decisions that "work-life balance" either is or isn't settled.
Before you can find, achieve, or settle into work-life balance, you have to get to clarity about what that means for you.
Is it really a better "balance" between time spent "at work" and time spent "at life" that's at issue, or is it actually something else?
Six years and four months ago, I hit a breaking point in what had been a long and productive career in corporate marketing. It turned out to be a life-changing experience.
From the beginning, almost a decade ago, I pledged to keep this separate from that, to keep the personal and professional entirely independent of one another. This blog would be my personal space, for personal things, walled off from my professional work. It was an outlet, a hobby, a lark. My professional life would, in … Continue reading Something about this and that.