All posts tagged "work-life balance"

  • Why working mothers should give themselves a break

    It is so hard creating, starting a business when you are single let alone with kids and a husband to look after. It often feels like you are being stretched endlessly in all different directions...

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    The 4 things you must have on your desk

    You may take everything that is on your desk for granted. You may even not use half the items that are on your desk surrounding your laptop, but some of those belongings will be key...

  • 3 top strategies to juggle your career and kids

    There’s no balancing act more rewarding—or more stressful—than being a working mom. If you’re raising kids and pursuing a career, your everyday life is a tug-of-war between two full-time jobs, one of which never actually...

  • 8 ways to keep employees engaged during the lead-up to the holidays

    The holiday season can get busy. Annoyingly busy. Frustrating even. From Christmas parties to kids’ school plays to finishing all your work before the office closes, everything can feel like it is piling on top...

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    5 lessons to tap your inner warrior

    It’s been more than 20 years since I first started renovating for a profession. Since then, I’ve renovated more than 60 properties between my personal projects, and time-pressured TV renovations for Network TEN’s The Living...

  • 10 tips for working mothers to balance work and home

    Being a working mother can be challenging for any woman. Once you become a mom, you need to have superhuman skills to keep a balance between work and life. The mind-boggling lists of...

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    Work life balance, is there really such a thing?

    Women in the business world know all about chasing the long sought after concept of work life balance; seeking equilibrium and that perfect combination. Working mums, corporate high flyers or women doing their thing because let’s face...

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    5 easy steps to work life balance

    When I was a kid I played on a giant seesaw. I’d walk up one end until I got to the middle.  When I reached the middle I would maintain balance by allowing the seesaw...

  • Let’s be honest – there’s no such thing as work-life balance

    We hear so much these days about ‘work-life balance – about the utopian notion that somehow we can magically equally balance all the conflicting demands from business and home life, and all our other interests...