The Best Work-Life Balance Articles for Small Business Owners

Read these eight work-life balance articles to conquer work-life balance dilemmas. From peace of mind and stress reduction to health and fulfillment, we have you covered.

The concept of work-life balance — a healthy mix of career and life endeavors — can often seem out of reach.

In fact, it is no surprise that most entrepreneurs will start their businesses wearing multiple hats, personally and professionally.

To cure entrepreneurial insanity, it becomes increasingly important to find a unique balance that works best for you, your family and your business. So, here are eight must-read work-life balance articles that can inspire, motivate and empower you to conquer your work-life balance dilemmas.

From peace of mind and stress reduction to health and fulfillment, we’ll show you how to get started:

1. Work-Life Balance: Why Entrepreneurs Need Stillness

While it may be possible to function in information overload, it may not be the best thing for you to operate in this state of being for an extended amount of time. Those who live with autism can get overstimulated to the point that they are unable to function; but it doesn’t take a communication disorder for you to possibly experience the same thing.

Tim Miles, owner of The Imagination Advisory Group, shares his personal experiences with his autistic son and how he applies the importance of stillness in his son’s life and those similar to him to entrepreneurs and their businesses. Read more

2. 25 Entrepreneurs Share How to Prevent, Reduce and Overcome Stress

Negative experiences can toughen people, enabling them to overcome similar, or even more difficult obstacles. However, entrepreneurs are still human, and become overwhelmed with stress and worry to the point that it affects their health and performance. How can we prevent, reduce, and overcome the stress and challenges we face in business?

Twenty-five entrepreneurs share how they reduce stress while balancing and enjoying a more productive life and business. Read more

3. Caught in the Act: I’m Cheating With My Startup

As an entrepreneur, you spend a lot of time with your startup. But is your startup causing you to cheat on your personal life? The key to success is finding and maintaining a personal and business balance, so that business continues to bloom and personal relationships aren’t affected. With careful planning, prioritizing, and strategy, anyone can manage and improve their work-life balance. Read more

4. Business Obsessions: Entrepreneurs Can Never Have Too Many

There are quite a few things successful entrepreneurs can never have too much of. We all wish there was more time in the day, that we had more strategic and profitable business connections, and a limitless supply of customers. Fortunately, these types of obsessions are perfectly O.K. to indulge in. Read more


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