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Selling Real Estate on 5 Hours a Day

By Kim Gellatly

Nine months ago, before I had my baby, I was the typical agent; I worked 70+ hours each week with my days spent frantically racing from one appointment to the next.  454 more words

Real Estate

The things we don’t like to talk about ….burnout, stress leave, lack of work-life balance, fear of failure, low confidence…

These have been common themes for the week for me – well not me personally, but the senior global executives I have coached this last week and the heads of HR in the corporates I have spoken with. 453 more words

When It Rains....

I am having problems at work.  Change in the organization and I am no longer allowed to work at home, even with the doctor’s note.  I am getting it sorted but in the meantime it’s having a significant financial, mental and physical impact. 475 more words


Marissa Mayer - Tag Team Parent?

On Tuesday, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced via Tumblr that she is expecting twin girls. On the same day New York Magazine writer, Oz Spies… 749 more words


Work life balance: it is OK to work hard

Do you ever get the feeling your career is some kind of race and others view your hard work as sneaking into a car in the middle of a marathon? 402 more words

Work–life Balance

Gardening Translators

It never ceases to amaze me when I meet other translators at networking events to find that so many of us share similar interests. Yoga and walking are two such activities, and many translators are, like me, keen gardeners and cooks. 857 more words


Do You Have a Drunken Monkey Brain? – 3 ways to sober up your monkeys

Are there times when you brain just won’t shut off?

You have exams coming up or a new job interview or your not sure what to do about your life and all these thoughts are going around in you head and you just want to shut them up. 451 more words