Gender Discrimination

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Life-Work (Im) balance/ Flexible Work Schedules


Life-Work (Im) balance/ Flexible Work Schedules

Sheree Kinnard

DeVry University

How can you balance work and having a life? Balancing work and life you have to build downtime into your schedule. Make a point to spend time with family and friends. Set up activities that everyone can do and you can combine the two. Set goals, plan and organize what should come first. Having your goals set is much easier than to just go day to day. Work/Life balance is all about flexibility, but to have flexibility you need a support system around you. Both at work and at home. If you don't have the support it's harder to deal. Having structure is important because it brings certainty into your world. Without structure life is a bit more chaotic.

You then find that you use both physical and emotional energy to bring meaning and clarity to different situations.

A good way to improve on your skills is to write things down. It may help you balance out your day, week, or even a whole month. Manage is a world which comes from experience. There are people who took things as they come and manage them accordingly. It is a will power and self-confidence which play a dice game here. Considering women are good managers when they balanced office and home life. Women have a lot going on when it comes to life period. In a large majority of families with children, both parents work, and women now hold half of all jobs. Majority of the time women do more of home caregiving then men.

Some men think longs as they bring home the bacon that's all they need to do. Not at all, women work 40 hours a week, have to get kids...