Achieve a Healthy BALANCE in Your Work/Life Account

Be prepared to say no

Saying no replaces the “shoulds” and “musts” with “wants” and “cans” and gives you control of your time, energy and choices rather than letting others control them. 

Accept that you are successful

Success is how you define it rather than how others define it for you. See success as accumulating  a wealth of quality people and experiences rather than a quantity of things.

Let go of perfection, expectation and negativity

Strive for excellence rather than perfection in all that you do. Have realistic expectations of yourself and others. Be positive and collaborative.

Allow enough time to enjoy activities and nurture relationships

Maintain a life outside of your work that is full of activities that you enjoy and strong, stimulating and supportive relationships with family and friends.

Negotiate 30 minutes of private time in your daily schedule

Make this time just for you. Think about what’s working and what needs improving in your personal and professional lives. Create an action plan of goals and make them happen.

Consider that you always have options

Choose to make each and every moment count. Choose to focus on what’s important. Choose to make a difference. Choose to make life happen for you rather than  to you.

Energize, organize and prioritize

Energize by being brave, active, light, aware, nourished, calm, eager and decisive.  Organize by eliminating the clutter from your mind, home, office, car and bag. Prioritize by deciding what must get done now, go ahead and get started!


About The Motivator Minute

The Motivator Minute is written by "The Motivator" who for the past 18 years has been a motivational and leadership coach for business, life and career. She offers her international clientele a creative approach to coaching, training and promoting. Her greatest strength is that she gives her clients her energy, enthusiasm, knowledge, experience, a commitment to their success and an abundance of creative ideas. She is a coach, leader, facilitator and motivational speaker who supports, encourages and motivates individuals to make positive and lasting changes in their personal and professional lives. She specializes in working with entrepreneurs who want to achieve greater success through increased business and personal visibility and credibility; with individuals who are experiencing career and life transitions and with an organization’s leaders so that they can do and be their best on the job and in their lives. Please note that all material on this blog is original and copyright protected. Copyright 2011 The Motivator All rights reserved.
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