I really don’t know who dreamed up the idea of work-life balance. It is nearly impossible to balance work or life
independently. But throwing the two together and creating a balance? I honestly believe the odds of winning the lottery are higher.
I used to buy into the whole work-life balance dream just like I bought into the multi-tasking dream. With multitasking, you can check many things off your list, but those things didn’t receive your full effort. Work-life balance is the same. Trying to balance work and life means you won’t enjoy your work or your life, and things will be left undone.
But that’s because I think we have defined work-life balance incorrectly. [Read more…] about Is Work-Life Balance a Fallacy?