Join Cali Williams Yost for an in-depth discussion in this video What is work-life "fit?", part of Finding Work-Life Fit.
- So, why work-life fit and not balance?…Work-life balance is the more common way…we tend to talk about this issue,…and for many years, I would go inside of companies…and try to convince senior leaders…they needed to give their people more balance.…Well, needless to say, I would often lose them,…and one day I was making my case so hard to a senior leader,…that he finally felt sorry for me,…and he said, listen, I'm going to tell you the truth.…Every time you say the word balance,…all I hear is, work less, and we have so much to get done,…I can't support anything…that's going to have people working less.…
Plus, how can I advocate for something I don't even have?…I don't have any balance.…And all of a sudden, I heard myself say,…it's not work-life balance,…it's work-life fit and how your work and life…fit together to be your best on and off the job…and how you can get all those different…work-life fit realities in one group…to come together, meet in the middle, and get the job done.…Suddenly, he perked right up, and he said,…
- What is work-life fit?
- Creating work, personal, and career to-dos
- Adding tweaks to your calendar
- Creating a plan to reset