THINK Big 2-Minute Blog: Jon’s Favorite Books on Maintaining Work/Life Balance

As the old saw goes, nobody ever lay on their deathbed wishing they had worked more. Maintaining a healthy work-life balance is just as important as meeting your sales goals and growing your bottom line.

Here are some books to help keep it all in perspective:

  • Principles: Life and Work
    Ray Dalio
  • Everyday Karma
    Carmen Harra
  • Maximum Achievement: Strategies and Skills that Will Unlock Your Hidden Powers to Succeed
    Brian Tracy
  • The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal
    Jim Loehr
  • A Technique for Producing Ideas: The Simple, Five-step Formula Anyone Can Use to Be More Creative in Business and in Life!
    James Webb Young
  • Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers
    Timothy Ferriss
  • Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
    By Brené Brown
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
    Stephen R. Covey
  • The Effective Executive: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done
    Peter F. Drucker
  • Less Doing, More Living: Make Everything in Life Easier
    Ari Meisel

E-commerce businesswoman Katie Thurmes says it well: “You can’t do a good job if your job is all you do.” Work hard, play hard and always …