I struck a nerve.
Over the last week, we've been sharing tips & tools to reclaim your time and prevent burnout.
I've gotten some pushback, including this short and sweet email:
"No issue from me. I CAN HANDLE IT!! MAYBE YOU SHOULD TRY."
Who knew time management could be so controversial?
Others have sent notes admitting their 24-7 work habits, but chalk it up to a need to be challenged, the excitement of being busy and a deep love for their work.
This feedback made me wonder: Do we see work/life balance as weakness? (said in my best Sarah Jessica Parker narration)
The truth: I've done my fair share of eye-rolling about work/life balance.
The phrase feels cliche, overused and almost impossible to achieve.
Then, I started this business. Work became life - in great ways (like typing this in comfy pants & slippers) and in mind-breaking, pain-inducing, panic-producing ways (how will I make money today?!).
One of the amazing parts of this business is talking with...