Define work-life balance The keys to finding balance How to maintain balance once you find it. Today’s Agenda. Finding the Balance: Work vs Life. What would having balance between your work and personal life look like? How do you know if your work and personal life are balanced?
How do you know if your work and personal life are balanced?
What would it feel like to have a work-life balance?Finding the Balance: Work vs Life
What Does “Work-Life Balance” Really Mean?
Choose Your Attitude
Attitude is everything –
It will be the determining factor in your success
It’s your attitude, not your aptitude, that determines your altitude” –Zig Ziglar
Emotional payoff – how you will feel when the outcome is realized
Sensory details – colors, scenes, shapes, sounds, people
Share your vision statement
Update your vision statementFinding the Balance: Work vs Life
Determine Your Vision
"I dedicate myself to an attitude of gratitude in order to improve my health and my wealth. With this attitude, I will generously share my time and my talents with my family, my church and my community." -- Submitted by Rhea 08/27/06Finding the Balance: Work vs Life
Mission Statement Example
Sample Mission Statements from: Time Thoughts Website
Define your strategic objectives in each focus area
Develop tasks, actions, and communications (TACS) to support each objective
MaintenanceFinding the Balance: Work vs Life
Develop a Work-Life Plan
Why is this a goal?
Determine time line
Anything you wish to achieve beyond a one year time frame (incorporate some 5 and 10 year goals)
Anything you wish to achieve in 7-12 months
Anything you wish to achieve in less than 7 monthsFinding the Balance: Work vs Life
Meeting Your Objectives
Maintaining the Balance
Here is the secret to Work-Life Balance:
Key 1: Choose your ATTITUDE
Key 2: Know what YOU want
Key 3: Develop a work-life PLAN
Key 4:Maintaining the BALANCE
Franklin Covey Mission Statement Creator
http://www.franklincovey.com/fc/library_and_resources/mission_statement_builderFinding the Balance: Work vs Life
“If you are not following your heart, you’re living someone else’s dream!
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