How I Improve Work-Life Balance as a Leader

How I Improve Work-Life Balance as a Leader


As a leader, I know that work-life balance is important. I want to be productive at work, but I also want to have time for my family and personal life.

Here are some tips that I have found helpful in improving my work-life balance:

  • I set boundaries. I don’t check work emails or take work calls outside of work hours. I also make sure to schedule time for myself each week to do something I enjoy, such as reading, spending time with my family, or pursuing a hobby.


  • I delegate tasks. I don’t have to do everything myself. I delegate tasks to my team members so that I can free up some of my time. This helps me to avoid feeling overwhelmed and stressed.


  • I take breaks. I take breaks throughout the day, even if it’s just for a few minutes. I get up and move around, or step outside for some fresh air. Taking breaks helps me to stay refreshed and focused.


  • I say no. I’m not afraid to say no to requests that will take up too much of my time or energy. If I’m feeling overwhelmed, I know that it’s okay to say no to new commitments.


  • I take care of myself. I make sure to eat healthy, exercise, and get enough sleep. When I’m taking care of myself, I’m better able to handle the demands of my work and personal life.


Improving work-life balance is an ongoing process. It takes time and effort, but it’s worth it. When I have a good work-life balance, I’m more productive, happier, and healthier.

Here are some additional tips that I have found helpful:

  • I get organized. I have a system for organizing my work and personal life. This helps me to feel more in control and less stressed.


  • I find a mentor. I have a mentor who I can talk to about my work-life balance challenges. My mentor offers me support and advice.


  • I join a support group. There are support groups for leaders who are struggling with work-life balance. These groups  offer me support and advice from people who understand what I’m going through.


Improving work-life balance is a journey, not a destination. By following these tips, I am on my way to creating a more balanced and fulfilling life for myself.

I hope these tips help you to improve your work-life balance as well.

I hope this blog article has been helpful. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave a comment below.

Felix A. Duyilemi is the world’s #1 Greatness and Leadership Coach who specializes in helping people create extraordinary results by becoming aware of their infinite potential. He is the creator of  1000X Results Coaching Program, a Coaching Program designed to skyrocket your results.

Felix A. Duyilemi is the author of the Award-winning book, “How to Borrow God’s Brain to Succeed” and other top-rated books and has giving more than  5000 talks on subjects ranging from Success Ideation, Mindset, Leadership and Potential Maximization. His latest book is “How to Monetize Your Brain.”

When he’s not learning, or coaching or speaking, he’s at home enjoying the company of his amazing family!

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