In the process of executing, you might discover that some things don’t work as planned. For instance, the new normal of working from home gets in the way of your work and life balance, giving you less time to work on yourself. Unlearn habits and don’t be stuck on one routine if it’s not sustainable given this. Maybe a long workout session is not feasible, but a 10-minute routine between meetings is
You may also miss out on flash promotions, or have your order cancelled because of a lack of manpower during peak hours, but little did you know, you may have promo vouchers for off-peak hours or pre-orders that will save you more money. Remember, pre-pandemic norms may not be applicable anymore so it’s time to learn new hacks.
Next, in the process of giving and reassuring your loved ones, you might realize that they are not reciprocating. It could be because of fatigue, or that they are facing bigger challenges that you aren’t aware of. Learn to read the small cues or better yet, ask straight away so you can also adjust to their situation if needed.
The process of balancing work and family while having enough time for yourself is never easy, which is why you need to unlearn and relearn as you go. Identify what went wrong and find ways around it.