Work-Life Balance

13 06, 2023

Living a Balanced Life


In our late 20s, my wife and I went through a period working in Brussels in stressful jobs that demanded long hours. It was like a hamster wheel, and we felt life was stagnating. Weekends were really just about recovering for next week and holidays were purely to escape from the [...]

Living a Balanced Life2023-06-30T07:55:46+01:00
13 04, 2023

How Might I Find More Rest During the Day?


Reading time: <2 minutesI ask myself this question every morning. The idea for me is to become more aware of times in which I may be trying 'too hard' or ‘too intensely’ at something – this can be anything from a task to a relationship. This then leads to the question [...]

How Might I Find More Rest During the Day?2023-06-30T07:58:18+01:00
14 01, 2022

Find a Time System That Works For You


Reading Time: 7 minutes Key messages: - Principles are the big rules you live by and hacks are those little ways we have of easing the daily grind. Systems are in between. - A good system should primarily allow you to distinguish between urgent and important and work towards those [...]

Find a Time System That Works For You2023-08-15T10:48:46+01:00
29 09, 2020

When Do You Get to Slow Down?


Reading Time: < 1 minute My first job upon graduation was as a project manager. Not only did I have to organise my own work but I was responsible for organising the work of a large number of other teams. One of my first investments was in a Time Management [...]

When Do You Get to Slow Down?2023-04-14T13:18:54+01:00
21 08, 2020

Slowing Down to Speed Up!!


Reading Time: < 1 minute This pandemic is likely to be a watershed in many respects. There is a real sense of a before and an after, of nothing ever being quite the same. Obviously, only time will tell if that is true. Amidst all the noise, the one thing [...]

Slowing Down to Speed Up!!2023-04-06T10:14:05+01:00
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