Finding more time for family

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Finding more time for family

Friday, 22nd August 2014

Finding the perfect work/life balance may seem like an unattainable dream, but the truth is, almost everybody with a family feels a sense of guilt when they’re working. The key to success is actually realising that you can’t do it all and accepting it. But that’s okay, because life isn’t about doing it all, it’s about doing your best. If you feel stressed about finding a sense of balance, these tips will help you get into the right state of mind.

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