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Work Life Integration

Dispelling the Myth of Work-LIfe

Tim McDonald | Posted 02.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Tim McDonald

There's been a lot of talk lately about work-life balance, work-life blend, or work-life integration. Heck, some even change it to life-work and think it changes everything. I can't say I've ever believed in work-life balance.

How Facebook Is Helping Employees Tackle Work-Life Balance

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 01.28.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

With many employees struggling to balance work and life, the average tenure at a company has fallen from 10 years to five years to as low as three yea...

Recovering Ourselves: The Secret to True Diversity at Work

Robin Hardman | Posted 01.19.2016 | Business
Robin Hardman

"Covering" refers to the practice of hiding or ignoring some aspect of one's authentic self -- even when this aspect is, technically, not a secret.

5 Ways to Lead a More Fulfilling Life

Devon Bandison | Posted 01.05.2016 | Women
Devon Bandison

At some point in our life, we've all asked the question, "Is this it? Was I put on this planet just to pay bills, work long hours and never have enough time in my busy schedule to have fun?"

Can We Stop Talking About What to Call Work-life Balance?

Jae Ellard | Posted 08.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Jae Ellard

Some days you'll make choices that support your definition of balance. Other days your choices will sabotage the balance you seek. The magic is that every single day, it's your choice to make again and again.

TheFuturein5 Episode 29: Should We Focus on Work/Life Balance or Work/Life Integration?

Jacob Morgan | Posted 06.11.2015 | Business
Jacob Morgan

This episode of the Future in 5 takes a look at whether we should focus on work/life balance or work/life integration. Work/life balance is an interesting topic because it is very individualistic. For example, I work many more hours than a standard, full-time job.

A Totally Cool New Way to Look at Worker Health

Robin Hardman | Posted 04.07.2015 | Business
Robin Hardman

The goal is to convince employers to think of on-the-job health and safety as just one part of an integrated whole that also includes worker wellness and well-being.

Accent on the Wrong Syllable

Margery Leveen Sher | Posted 12.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Margery Leveen Sher

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What Successful Work And Life Integration Looks Like

Harvard Business Review | Posted 10.09.2014 | Healthy Living

Too many people believe that to achieve great things we must make brutal sacrifices, that to succeed in work we must focus single-mindedly, at the exp...

This Is How You Squash Burnout For Good

Nancie Vito | Posted 10.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancie Vito

Some simple steps to take to reclaim your time and energy include setting limits to how long you spend reading and answering email each day. It's also okay to say "no" when others ask too much of your time.

Persistent, Resilient, or Stupid?

Margery Leveen Sher | Posted 04.26.2014 | Business
Margery Leveen Sher

How about, after 25 years of this angst, companies finally get serious about having a real goal of work-life balance success for their employees? After all, satisfied employees mean satisfied customers, right?

Lisa Belkin

HuffPost Poll: What Would You Do With An Extra Hour Every Day?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 08.02.2013 | Healthy Living

If you had an extra hour each day, how would you use it? Would you take a significant pay cut if it meant you could work one day less each week? And w...

What Silicon Valley Developers Can Teach Us About Happiness At Work

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 07.25.2013 | Healthy Living

"Work-life balance" is a buzzword in the business world -- frequently dropped into conversation, but rarely put into practice. Employee wellness progr...

Susan Sobbott: An Integrated Life

Susan Sobbott | Posted 08.12.2013 | Women
Susan Sobbott

People everywhere struggle to find work-life balance. A better approach, in my mind, is to pursue work-life integration.

Mama Entrepreneur: Ex-NY Times Editor Turns Media Mogul

Manoush Zomorodi | Posted 01.13.2013 | Small Business
Manoush Zomorodi

I'm really into the term "Work-Life Integration" right now, having given up on "Work-Live Balance." So I've been talking to some entrepreneur mommies in my Brooklyn neighborhood to find how they get through the day while building a business and family.

Why Your Boss Should Pay For Your Housecleaning While You Do Your Job

Lisa Belkin | Posted 12.22.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Women will not be equal at work until they are equal at home. And women simply can not be equal at home until the burden of what was once their full-time job is not only shared but lightened.