How to Balance Your Work and Life

March 26, 2020 Blog

Helpful Tips from the Commercial Insurance Providers at the Business Insurance Center

Regardless of how many years you have been in business, if you are a business owner, you are extremely busy. Burning the candle at both ends is not uncommon. Wearing many hats goes with the territory, but you don’t have to live a life of all work and no play. On the contrary, taking a stand to build a balance between work and life is paramount to maintaining your success.

Delegate the task of finding the best policies and keeping you protected when you speak with our team at the Business Insurance Center about commercial insurance providers. We will discuss your needs and utilize our relationships with outstanding providers to develop a comprehensive plan of protection at reasonable rates. We have the years of experience you can depend on.

Work Hard and Enjoy a Fulfilling Life with these Useful Tips

Life and business always have their challenges. Trying to do it all can be overwhelming and lead to burnout. Instead, you can find a good balance. Here’s how to get started:

  1. Keep Office Hours. This is easier said than done. When you’re self-employed, you may struggle to leave work at the office in case you miss a call from a client. Staying in office mode 24/7 is strenuous and stressful. Instead, turn off your phone and leave your laptop in its bag during the evening hours. If you do need to work at home, strive to be tech-free for at least a couple of hours, and use that time to engage with your family instead. Then you can head to your desk for a few hours of work.
  2. Delegate as Much as Possible. This will require a couple of components. First, make a list of all the items you do. Then, consider what only you can do, what you can do but prefer not to, and what you cannot do, but someone else can. Finally, hire top-notch help to do those things you don’t want to do or cannot do. The ROI on investment will be phenomenal in terms of time and stress in your day. Don’t forget to explore commercial insurance providers through your local brokerage.
  3. Take Control of Your Calendar. Schedule time for yourself, daily. Small breaks throughout the day can aid in clearing your mind and stretching your legs. Just like you do for meetings, put your exercise time on your calendar. Write in your children’s plays or games. Avoid overscheduling yourself. The goal is to be intentional with your time.

Make Work More Productive and Life More Enjoyable

Avoid burn out and get more balance to your life when you take the necessary steps to keep office hours, delegate, and take control of your calendar. When delegating, let the team at the Business Insurance Center find the right coverage at reasonable rates. We work with the best insurance companies to provide general liability, commercial auto, and many other policies.

Request a quote online or call and speak with a knowledgeable and experienced broker at the Business Insurance Center. We have a 24/7 call center to serve you and an online Live Chat operator to educate you about the best commercial insurance providers for your business. 

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