balance | Valerie MacLeod

15 February 2017

Advice for potential leaders: lead yourself first!

15 February 2017, Comments: 0

  On Saturday I spoke to first year business students at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary. We discussed leadership as a […]


1 February 2017

4 techniques to achieve work/life balance–or at least get closer!

1 February 2017, Comments: 0

  Do you feel out of control? Do you have difficulty balancing the different roles in your life? If so, you’re not alone – […]


17 February 2016

3 Tips for Falling in Love with Your Current Job

17 February 2016, Comments: 0

  Bored? We all get a little bored with our jobs after awhile. This is normal! When you got this job you loved it. […]


10 February 2016

6 Tactics to Counter FOMO (Fear of Missing Out)

10 February 2016, Comments: 0

  A wise friend reminded me “no matter where you are, you will be missing something somewhere else”. This was my first experience of […]


3 February 2016

Looking for balance? 5 Ways You Can Change Your World!

3 February 2016, Comments: 0

Looking for balance? 5 ways you can change your world! Life planning. Feeling out of balance? Looking for the right mix/mashup/integration/balance of the parts […]


25 February 2015

Insist! 5 Things You Must Insist Upon to Get Off the Treadmill!

25 February 2015, Comments: 0

  Insist is a powerful word. I don’t want you to hint, or recommend. I want you to insist! Be strong. For you to […]


18 February 2015

1 Simple Technique for Improved Productivity

18 February 2015, Comments: 0

  Is your life busier than before? Do you feel like you are on a treadmill? One way to slow down the treadmill speed […]