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Entrepreneurs and Mental Illness

Entrepreneurs and Mental Illness

According to this article in the Toronto Star, entrepreneurs seem to be inclined to developing mental illness. As entrepreneurs ourselves, this headline caught our eye! This article highlights the benefits how some traits of mental illness can be beneficial and enhance skills that are needed to start a business. 

Strategies to improve your work-life balance

Strategies to improve your work-life balance

Work-life balance is a top of mind phenomenon these days. How do we improve our work-life balance? Is there such a thing? Work is a part of life, right? But we all know how challenging it can be to balance the demand of life with the demands of our workplace. Yes, these are all demands in our life, and yes, you may have guessed where we were going with this, these demands, whether from work or home, take a toll on our mental health.  

From last weeks post on self-assessments, we learned the importance of checking-in with yourself and some strategies to do so. So, where do we go from there? Once you identify the areas you would like to improve, try to set small goals for yourself. Here are 5 simple strategies you can use to improving your work-life balance: