Nigel Marsh on Work-Life Balance

Recently posted on TED is an entertaining 10-minute talk by Australian Nigel Marsh, "How to Make Work-Life Balance Work". He postulates four key points:

Marsh concludes:

Now my point is the small things matter. Being more balanced doesn't mean dramatic upheaval in your life. With the smallest investment in the right places, you can radically transform the quality of your relationships and the quality of your life. Moreover, I think, it can transform society. Because if enough people do it, we can change society's definition of success away from the moronically simplistic notion that the person with the most money when he dies wins, to a more thoughtful and balanced definition of what a life well-lived looks like.

^z - 2011-02-25