What’s the right balance between work and non-work time? The traditional 9-5 has slowly disappeared with the emails and zoom and texting going far beyond traditional business hours. We asked members of our community to share with us how they think about work-life balance.
Mandi Duong | Skincare and self-value expert
When I first started my business, my idea of balance was focusing on my family during the day and working during naps and after bedtime. This quickly led to burnout. Now, I prioritize myself, because I can’t show up in any roll when my cup is empty. On a typical work day, I focus on three main tasks. Balance also looks like spending the day with family when daycare is closed for holidays and such. The work will still be there, ha, but the precious moments and memories cannot not. Read more>>
Diego Negrete | Type & Logotype Designer
People say I’m organized with my work deliveries, creative process, and all work-related task I think that was for a long time what I saw as a balance because it gave me structure on my work. But at some point, this wrong called balance overpassed my personal life to the point I was working extra hours at night, weekends, leaving my personal life always aside for later. Read more>>