Life can get crazy, and it can be challenging to find that balance in life! Sometimes we may need to focus more on work, and other phases require more attention at home. Below are articles that explore career success, the importance of routine, and the joys of being home and raising your family. Best of luck!
Since life will never really slows down, here is how you can better manage it all when life gets busy
Find out how Karissa balances working from home with motherhood and social engagements.
Print out this free time blocking schedule that allows you to plan and maintain flexibility
Q&A with eHarmony CEO, Grant Langston about finding his own work-life balance
from Katerina's Finest
Find out why family dinners are so beneficial, and get some tips on how to make them actually happen
Print out your own free project planner and increase your productivity
Shari has been a work from home mom for the last 7 years is sharing what she learned along the way
Learn why sometimes it's best to just take the leap & start even without a perfect plan!
Erin & her husband discuss how to maintain healthy relationships while working hard on building your career
You don't have to be cruel to get ahead in business. Here are 5 (nice) ways to get ahead
In this article, Erin gives great, practical advice for how to set business boundaries
Set yourself apart in a professional & memorable manner by doing a few simple things
Read Yi-Hsian's article to find out why we must stop trying to be Superwoman, and learn how to better balance our life
Dana of the Boss Mom podcast always offers inspirational, yet practical advice & insight
Everyone needs to ask themselves this one question before making a big decision
Learn how to schedule your week so that nothing slips through the cracks.
Go here to listen to eight, great episodes that provide you with practical business advice
Learn how to break through the noise & truly connect with your audience
Robin shares ways to break through the fear, mistrust, anxiety, & overwhelm that exist in many offices
It's important for our children to understand why we work & having those conversations can be helpful for everyone.
Read Lori's article for some tips and advice on returning to work after maternity leave
Check out over 60 useful printables available for you to save and use at your convenience!
Featured Contributor: Grant LangstonGrant Langston has been with eHarmony since its inception in August, 2000. He has influenced almost every aspect of the brand – from his early days as a writer to later years managing marketing, customer care, content, social media, and the trust and safety departments. A passionate advocate of eHarmony’s mission, Grant never misses an opportunity to speak about compatibility and its importance in a successful, long-term relationship. Prior to life at eHarmony, Grant enjoyed his time as a writer in the TV and radio advertising arena, and as an operations manager for a music industry marketing firm. He has a B.A. in Political Science from Auburn University.
Featured Contributor: Robin Fisher RofferBrand strategist and storyteller, Robin Fisher Roffer has provided the rocket fuel that has launched and evolved dozens of media brands all over the world such as A&E, Animal Planet, CNN, Comedy Central, Discovery, FX, Hallmark Channel, History, Lifetime, MTV, and TNT. As Founder and CEO of Big Fish Marketing, Inc., she leads an award-winning creative team. Robin has also authored four books, including Make A Name For Yourself (now available on audible) and Your No-Fear Career, 2nd Edition.
Featured Contributor: Lori Mihalich-Levin, JD
Lori Mihalich-Levin, JD, is the Founder of Mindful Return, a blog and e-course that helps mamas returning to work after maternity leave to feel present – both with their babies and in their careers. She is also the author of Back to Work After Baby: How to Plan and Navigate a Mindful Return from Maternity Leave, which was published in April 2017. She lives in Washington, DC, with her husband and two little redheaded boys and is a partner in the healthcare practice group at Dentons US LLP.
Featured Contributor: Erin Shebish
Featured Contributor: Yi-Hsian GodfreyYi-Hsian (pronounced "E-Schwan") is a mother of two elementary school-aged children. She also knows first hand that for people to fully lean into their professions and passions, they need to get their home life running as smoothly as possible. She is committed to helping families reclaim precious time by having the best support at home.
Featured Contributor: Katerina ZepposKaterina is a wife, mom of two young children, and founder of Katerina's Finest which imports only the finest quality olives and olive oil from a small collective in southern Greece. They believe that this region grows the finest and most flavorful olives anywhere in the world! To finish out their line of products, they also produce their own Dressings & Vinaigrettes with a special Greek blend.
Featured Business: WithThanksWithThanks takes over the tedious job of writing Thank You notes! Whether it's a wedding, Bar/Bat Mitzvah, baby shower, wedding shower, birthday, or other event, they will personalize, hand-write, and mail out those time-consuming Thank You notes. The company was born when Taryn realized how many people detest and avoid writing Thank You notes even though they are such an important piece of showing your appreciation. Let them say, "Thank You" for you!
Featured Business: Dream DinnersDream Dinners is a unique company founded on a mission of bringing families together around the dinner table. They provide everything you need to assemble great dinners to enjoy as you relax and talk about the events of the day. They offer freedom from the hassles surrounding the planning and preparation of meals night after night. They give friends and family an opportunity to come together in a fun-filled setting to assemble their Dream Dinners in a very short time just once a month (most make their meals in under an hour).