Men Aren’t to Blame for Families’ Struggle with Work-Life Balance

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“I see couples who are eager — desperate, even — to share both family and career. They both feel torn between work and home. It’s not men who get in the way of fixing that. It’s the workplace.”

4 Secrets to Successfully Balancing Love and Money

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Which would you choose — a successful romance, or a successful career? Jimmy Burgess says you don’t have to choose, because the principles are the same.

5 Ways You’re Trading Incredible Sex for a Miserable Job

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You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.

Travel Lessons: Time Is the Only Currency

Travel Lessons: Time Is the Only Currency

Once Cliff Hsia stopped worrying about his career and made it a priority to travel more with his family, he quickly realized that time is the most valuable thing in the world.

Leading By Example: How One CEO Dad Showed His Employees His Commitment to Work-Family Balance

Leading By Example: How One CEO Dad Showed His Employees His Commitment to Work-Family Balance

Scott Behson shares an anecdote from the White House Summit on Working Families that suggests that corporate America is beginning to take work-life balance issues for parents more seriously.

A Man’s Net Worth – What Price Should We Put on Freedom?

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With “Let Freedom Ring” still echoing in our ears, today seems like a good time to ask what freedom really is and what’s it worth to the bottom line.

While I Was Traveling You Were Busy Scoring Goals

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It took a long time for Christian R. Ward to realize that working and traveling in order to provide for them meant that he missed out on the everyday rhythm of his daughters’ lives.

#GMPChat With @ShriverReport: Work Life Friction

#LifeFriction Chat

How can you integrate work-life balance into your life without causing friction? Be part of the conversation on our #GMPChat with @ShriverReport

Before Autism Touched my Life

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Shavon Brown-Robinson thought she had figured out the perfect balance in her life until Autism gave her a new perspective.

Get Back to Work: The Paternity Leave Dilemma

Get Back to Work: The Paternity Leave Dilemma

Sean Singleton argues that the pressure to return to work can cause many men to miss out on the most precious weeks of their child’s life

Has an Employer’s Market Further Skewed Work-Life Balance?

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5 tips for ensuring a desirable lifestyle from Exxon Manager-turned-Life Coach.

How Drivel Like Hanna Rosin’s “Men Are Obsolete” Harms Both Men and Women

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Scott Behson doesn’t see the advancement of women as the degradation of men, and he thinks framing it that way is dangerous

Simple Chart For Prioritizing Responsibilities and Finding Success

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It’s the things that are really important, but not urgent or pressing, that give life its deeper meaning. A fresh look at Stephen Covey’s quadrant.

And You Thought Your Work-Life Balance Was Difficult …

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A dad of quadruplets shares what he learned juggling family life and a successful business career

Staying Present With Your Children: A Cool Discussion From MyDaddyCool.com

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4 ways to be present with your kids even when you are worried about working hard to provide for them. Prompted by a cool discussion at MyDaddyCool

I Am a Father, I Am a Husband, I Am Boring

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Choosing to live what some people might consider a boring life of family and responsibility is full of rewards, writers Michael Kelley, author of Boring.