I can’t even begin to tell you how many people I have worked with who are slowly burning themselves out at work because they think somewhere its written that they’re supposed to.
I kid you not!
I know of people who are sticking around the office after 5:00 not because there’s important stuff to do but because they think it just looks better to still be in the office.
I know of others who continue working through the weekend because they think it looks bad if they let it go until Monday.
How about those people who are on their phones and email at their kids soccer game or . . .
The dude/dudette with a chronic case of “I gotta take this call” during meals and conversations.
And if you really want to see how pathetic things have become . . . go to a public restroom and see how many people are taking calls while taking a . . . well you get the picture.
I know we all have to kick ass . . . that’s what we do!
I know we all have to do what we need to do but . . .
This is the kind of sh*t that heart attacks are made of.
It just isn’t worth it!
You and I need to slow down and in order to do so . . .
Need clearly established “out of bounds markers” like . . .
When you will and when you won’t take calls
Is there a “hard stop” time each day when you shift from conquering the world of business to conquering the world at home!
Will you allow technology to pull up a chair at your table or a stall in the bathroom?
Pardon me for a little repetition but . . .
Someday we will all cross a finish line.
Perhaps we’ll be lucky enough to have a few million in each hand but . . .
If the people who are dearest to us are no longer in our lives and . . .
We lost out on some awesome memories (think “Cat’s In The Cradle”)
Then I believe we’ve actually FAILED and if by chance you think that you can get to this business of living your life SOMEDAY then just keep in mind that you might not be on that 85 or 90 year plan that you thought you had.
Today’s News . . .
It’s been several month’s since we’ve had a webinar and this one comes as a result of several requests. Next month we’ll be launching a two part course on Time Management and one thing is for certain . . . I’ll be attacking this topic in a very different way than you might be used to. For more information click here!