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Why Work-Life Balance Is Bullshit

There is only one way out of the conundrum of it

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I spat out the words with anger that surprised me: “Work-life balance is bullshit.”

I was on a call with a reporter looking into doing a piece about the workshop I was delivering in a few weeks. I was at LaGuardia Airport waiting to board a…




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Jerry Colonna

Jerry Colonna

CEO of coaching firm and the author of REBOOT: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up.

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