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007 How Work-Life Balance And Self-Awareness Increase Productivity
Work-life balance is a popular catch-phrase, but most people limit their advice to the work side of the equation. This week, however, we are diving into the life side with marketplace care specialist, Michael Fleming.
Michael is a full-time pastor, marketplace chaplain, and entrepreneur. Through each of these roles, he has gained tidbits of knowledge that help him teach today’s business leaders the value of self-care and living a balanced life.
Work-life balance tips discussed
- First, Michael shares the types of challenges that negatively impact people’s productivity at work.
- Then, he shares what a healthy work-life balance looks like.
- Michael also explains the difference between a counselor, a pastor, a mentor, and a chaplain.
- In addition, we discover how the stigma of counseling is changing.
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Michael Fleming balances his time between being the Pastor of Whitehouse First Assembly, a Board member for Wonder Voyage, a Marketplace Chaplain, a husband, and the father of four. Raised by a family of entrepreneurs, he started Top That Yogurt and Coffee Shop in 2015. The insights gained through that endeavor have helped him better understand the challenges that business leaders face.
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Brent Richardson is the owner, operator, and interviewer for Business Minutia. He has worked in an international engineering company since 2000. During that time, he has also served as a youth pastor and worked for a non-profit both as an adventure travel leader on youth pilgrimages and as a board member. He believes that the training he has received in leading volunteers has helped him in the corporate world as well.