“There is no such thing as work-life balance. We have one Life.” Janice Marturano, General Counsel, General Mills
“One of the primary obstacles keeping many businesses from adopting more sane and sustainable metrics of success is the stubborn – and dangerously wrongheaded myth - that there is a trade-off between high performance at work and taking care of ourselves. This couldn’t be less true.” Thrive, Arianna Huffington
“The relationship between overwork and loss of productivity is consistent regardless of nationality or culture. According to 2012 numbers from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), among European countries, Greece was number one in hours worked, Hungary second and Poland third. Their productivity rankings were 18, 24, and 25 (dead last.) Working the fewest hours were the Dutch, Germans and Norwegians, who came in at 5, 7 and 2 for productivity.” Thrive, Arianna Huffington
Employees’ health is one of the most important predictors of the company’s health.
Our life spans about thirty thousand days.
How we spend our time and energy determines what we value