……we get to choose how we experience life. Events might be outside of our control, however, the experience of each event is not. We can allow an event to determine how we will experience life or we can take responsibility and consciously choose how the event will impact our life.
…All too often we ignore other equally important aspects of life in order to make sure the business is running smoothly, all of the details have been covered, and the bills will be paid without realizing the impact this has on our family, relationships, health and overall well-being.
Balance is the key.
When we have balance, we give equal importance to every aspect of life. Yes, there are times when one aspect takes precedence over the others, however, it is only when there is something pressing or needs extra attention that we do so.
Bringing balance to our daily life often brings about a sense of calm, peace and groundedness. This results in less stress allowing us to be present to whatever we are doing while in the moment. When we are in balance we are motivated, inspired, more engaged, more productive, and ultimately happier with ourselves and life.
So how do we gain this elusive way of living called balance? Here are 5 clarifying questions that when answered will help put all aspects of life, including business, in proper perspective.
Who am I? This question addresses the “who” that is not the name, the labels, the roles, the achievements or the “stuff” acquired in life. It is a question of who you are above and beyond those things. While not an easy question to answer, taking the time to do so is worthwhile and productive. As you…