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Having It All... and Making It Work: Six Steps for Putting Both Your Career and Your Family First by D. Quinn Mills, Sasha K. Mattu, Kirstin R. Hornby

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Chapter 3. Make Choices and Accept the Consequences: Giving Up What You Don’t Want Badly Enough

Once we have identified the things in work and family that we want most, we next need to identify what we don’t want as much. The art of balancing our career and family involves limiting the number of tradeoffs between them, which allows us to do both as much as possible.

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Everything comes with a price—even achieving balance.

Balance is about getting as much of our family and career as ...

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