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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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Introduction: Why Read this Book

You wouldn’t be reading this book if you weren’t looking for an answer to the riddle of how to best manage the demands of your work and your personal life.

Many books address the challenge of having both a career and family; however, most of them focus on describing work-life balance in terms of social, gender, historical, and economic factors—rarely getting around to what to do about the problem.

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This book focuses on a specific solution to the challenge of balancing career and family.

Our objective is to help empower you to create your own work-family balance by offering a very user-friendly action plan. We believe that defining a problem is not the same as solving it. Thus, we have chosen to speculate on the ...

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