I find that losing your balance is easy to do, especially when it comes to work-life balance. Although, you should be trying to make this one of the easiest things to balance… When you think about it, anything could happen tomorrow, so maybe enjoying the life you’ve earned should be more important than having a penny made put in your bank account.
I’ll be the first to admit that I used to put every penny in savings and didn’t spend more than my standard living expenses. I recently realized that I need to enjoy life and everything that I’ve earned. If my family wants to take a vacation, I need to make that happen; if my wife wants to go on a date to a nice restaurant, then I need to go for it.
I wanted to share a few ways that I learned to find work-life balance:
There are many more ways to create work-life balance, but I wanted to share from my own experiences. I’ll be sure to write again with an update on how the phone lockbox is going, as it will be interesting, to say the least. I’d suggest you start small – pick one way to improve your work-life balance and commit to it for a couple of weeks.