7 Signs You’re Stuck in a Rut (and Need to Make a Change Today)

Feeling unhealthy or nostalgic? You could be stuck in a work rut without even knowing it. Here's how to recognize the signs—and do something about it.

This New Way of Thinking About Burnout Could Change the Way You Work

I recently learned from author and podcast host Jocelyn K. Glei that avoiding burnout is about more than just taking a vacation—it's about pacing yourself.

‘Work-Life Balance’ Is Backfiring on Employers. Here’s Why.

Work-life "integration" is the way to go. But, first, leaders must first understand why a perfect work-life balance isn't even possible.

Stuck Working After Hours? Here’s How to Make it Bearable

It stinks to have to work after hours, but it doesn't have to be a completely horrible night (or nights)—just do these nine things.

3 Effective Ways to Create Boundaries at Work Without Being Rude

If you're having difficulty getting all of your work done during the workday, then it's time to create some boundaries that'll help you focus and be productive.

Love Routine and Structure? Here’s Why That Can Backfire on You

You might find a sense of comfort in knowing exactly what to expect tomorrow, but that predictability might do more harm than good.

The Unexpected Contract You Should Write When Taking on a New Job

Neil Pasricha wrote a work-life balance contract with his wife to ensure that no matter how high up he got in his career, he had time for family and friends.

Do You Ever Feel More Like a Human “Doing” Than a Human “Being”?

Why we should give up the problematic and mythical pursuit of work-life balance and strive instead for peace and gratitude.

3 Ways to Recharge When You Can’t Just “Take a Vacation”

Feeling stressed and burnt out, but can't realistically just take a vacation? Try making these three simple changes to hit the refresh button instead.

The Email You Need to Send Your Boss if She Doesn’t Respect Your Time Off

Does your boss keep getting in touch—even when you're out of the office and on vacation? Here's how to stop her in a polite and professional way.