Do you already feel behind before you even open your eyes in the morning? Are you driven by accomplishment, but at the expense of self-care?
Life can feel like a constant balancing act, a race that we’re continually losing. We live with a scarcity mentality as a result, feeling like we never have enough time, energy, or sleep.
Being driven to be the best you can be in every area of your life, especially your career, is a positive thing. But as with everything else, our ambition needs to live within intentionally set boundaries in order to be healthy.
Ironically enough, when you drive yourself to the point of exhaustion, you can quickly get to the point where you’re unable to be your best self when it matters most – and not only will your quality of work suffer, but your professional and personal relationships will as well.
Read the full article on Collective Gain to discover three ways to begin mastering the art of balancing your drive with self-care.