Considering a Step Back to Get Better Work-Life Balance?

Ep: 121

Are you tired of late nights at work? Do you regret all of the missed opportunities you could have spent with friends or family? Does the idea of taking a vacation seem next to impossible? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then it’s time for you to make some changes. Better work-life balance is absolutely possible, and you don’t have to sacrifice your success or pay in order to achieve it.

In today’s episode, Blake challenges you to reframe your thoughts around what’s truly possible for your career. She offers words of experience and encouragement that’ll help you shift your perspective around the values you possess. This episode is a reminder that you’re capable of achieving a better, healthier work-life balance. In order to get there, you first need clarity around what it is that you really want, and a little support to help you cultivate the confidence you need to inspire change.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Why women feel the pressure to stay in jobs that aren’t fulfilling (2:19)
  • The compromise you might end up regretting (3:53)
  • How to shift your focus around the value you possess (6:19)
  • Paying attention to your wake up call (7:24)
  • Challenging yourself to explore the possibilities (10:09)

Favorite Quotes:

  1. “We have an opportunity to be part of the solution. To realize that our value doesn’t come from giving every single part of our lives to our job.”
  2. “We are compromising. We are playing small. We are creating situations which will never feel fulfilled because we never actually asked for, equipped ourselves, or went after what we wanted.”
  3. “There’s nothing wrong with you for being unfulfilled. It’s a sign and a symptom that your life is misaligned with your values.”


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