Are you working hard so that your family can have more?
This topic is one that I'm very passionate about, and it's one that I've coached numerous people on.
That is when I'm working with someone, and they say, "Hey, the reason I work so hard is that I want to provide for my family." That is fabulous. I love that sentiment, but this is the thing I always challenge the person with, and I'm going to challenge you with it as well. Are you spending so much time at work and working hard that your family doesn't even know who you are?
The reality is, I see so many people do this, where they say, "Hey, the reason I work so hard is that I want to provide for my children and I want my children to be happy." You run into them five years later, and you're like, "Hey, how's everything going?" They're divorced, and they never see their kids. I think that there needs to be balance. The important thing is that you're building relationships and you're spending time with them.
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