Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

This forum discusses important human resource issues. The goal of this forum is to grow the effectiveness and impact of members through sharing of ideas experiences, knowledge and interactive programs featuring best-class thought leaders from a broad range of disciplines.
Message
Author
arnanimtn
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue May 26, 2015 6:41 pm

Re: Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#1 Postby arnanimtn » Wed May 27, 2015 1:59 pm

Work life balance has become very essential these days. with competition soaring high, and thus the stress it has become very important to take one's mind off work. This helps a person think better and live happier. Various research have proven the fact that a person following the work life balance has a better performance over one who doesn't. Like a common saying goes, all work and no play make Jack a dull boy. So, dont make your life dull, a good mix of work and fun will definitely takes you miles.

khyatiimtn
Posts: 61
Joined: Mon Nov 24, 2014 3:37 am

Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#2 Postby khyatiimtn » Sun May 10, 2015 11:06 pm

Work- Life Balance is a an essential part of life. It is important to learn how to balance professional and personal paths of our lives. Our life has become really hectic. Everyday there is a struggle to achieve something new and different. In this fast life we often forget how to strike a balance between our personal and professional lives. We often neglect our one front. It is often witnessed when we are stressed or we have too much of work pressure we often react through anger and frustrations at our home with our families. However we should learn how to respect them. We should learn how to remain calm & composed during work pressure. We should understand if we neglect one front , we'll have to compromise on that forever. Therefore it is important to learn how to strike a fine balance between our professional and personal life.

jayprakashimtn
Posts: 92
Joined: Sun Nov 23, 2014 10:57 pm

Re: Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#3 Postby jayprakashimtn » Wed May 06, 2015 2:54 pm

Part of the reason why the employees get stressed and burnout more frequently, now a days in relation to a few years back is that the competition is increasing. It has become a norm to be an individual dedicated to the duties of the work. Employees spend more time at the place of work, and often work late to meet the expectations of the organization, superiors and colleagues. What you can do to work efficiently is take small breaks, prioritize and schedule the tasks that you have to do during your day. However it falls on the organization to create a culture which promotes a healthy balance between work and personal life, employees to a large extent can only conform or protest.

sanjayjha16
Posts: 20
Joined: Thu Apr 30, 2015 12:22 pm

Re: Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#4 Postby sanjayjha16 » Tue May 05, 2015 9:13 pm

Gallup world wide employee satisfaction research reveals an interesting fact. In most of the cases engaged employees don not complain about work life balance. Passion for work keep charging us and not let's feel drained. One must give adequate attention an care to her family members. One must find some time and place for own health and hobbies. However, seemlessly remained engaged on both professional& personal front needs recogntion of the fact that work&life are two sides of same coin.

alanfernandes02
Posts: 6
Joined: Thu Apr 23, 2015 9:49 am

Re: Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#5 Postby alanfernandes02 » Mon May 04, 2015 11:05 am

As with most things in life, moderation is the key. People who are constantly tied to their jobs deal with the symptoms of stress and burnout. Overworked employees are more likely to suffer health problems, more like to be absent and/or sick, less efficient, less sociable, and overall more difficult to work with. It is in the best interest of both the employee and employer to avoid these pitfalls through smart human resource management.

saketroy2
Posts: 175
Joined: Mon May 26, 2014 11:23 am

Re: Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#6 Postby saketroy2 » Fri Oct 10, 2014 9:31 am

This is becoming actually a major issue, relationship crisis or less productive at work etc , these are the factors which are continuously degrading the culture. To balance this, many organization have taken serious steps.
One company in Austria to enact this, after 6 PM all tables and chairs of the office will stick to the ceiling and you are not allowed to work, you can do yoga or any activities but not work. Some companies has penalty system that if you are working late, you are penalized. Many other big organizations have allowed employees to go on date, keeping pets at office, shopping vouchers etc to keep them stress free.

Padmmini
Posts: 6
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2014 11:06 am

Growing Importance of Work-Life Balance

#7 Postby Padmmini » Thu Oct 09, 2014 9:31 am

Now a days, it is a big question how to keep balance between work & life. It is important to know the distinction between work & life, as both are important in person's life.
The person who is more engaged to his job and doesn't take much time to stress out they often suffers with illness and stress. If an employee doesn't take time to stress out and relax than he/she can become less productive in their work.
It is very important to rejuvenate & relax with family & friends.The person should know how to keep balance between work & life. The employee who don't take time away from their job or didn't take any break, they often get more sick because they usually didn't able to take care of their health.
So, the person should take some time off with their family or friends because after that he/she will be refresh & energetic and will more productive to their job. Without keeping the work-life balance a person can't enjoy his life for which he is earning. So, everyone should keep balance between work & life.
Take some time out, relax & enjoy and be more productive to your job.


Return to “Human Resource”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests