Work and family can go hand in hand. Everyone today complains of a jet paced life and the shortage of family time. However, this is not true. There are people that are enjoying work and family equally. They are able to manage time and priorities without hassles at all. They are not just ordinary people. They are successful business entrepreneurs too!
Meet a successful business entrepreneur that cares for his company and family
George Bardwil is the owner of Bardwil Industries Inc. He is an entrepreneur who cares for both his family and business. The Company he owns is one of the most famous textile companies in the USA today with offices in 3 states- New Jersey, New York and Ohio. He manages a team of sixty employees and imports his raw materials from India and China. He says that when he is in office he focuses on not only his work but also on the welfare of his staff. They are important to him and his business. He says that if you really wish to manage and run a successful company, it is very important for you to focus on the needs of your employees as well.
According to him, every company has both internal and external customers. It is important for you to focus on the development of relationships with both. Now, this is not a hard task for you to do as a business owner. All you have to focus on are communication skills. They will help you understand your customer and his or her needs. When you are with your employees, it is important for you to hold regular training and discussion sessions with them. In this manner, you are able to understand their opinion and views. This is often helpful for you in formulating changes in the company policy as well says Mr Bardwil.
Balancing work and social life
He adds that work and social life balance is very important when you are looking for success. He says it is prudent for you to exercise well and not be lazy. Lack of exercise will bring about sluggishness and low spirits. This will affect the quality of work as well. It is prudent for you to be aware of the above so that you effectively can manage time and exercise regularly.
Social skills and quality time with family is another element that you tend to neglect. It is important for you to keep this aspect in mind. Mr Bardwil is a devoted family man and he loves spending time with his three children. He works out in his spare time and plays tennis and golf. He believes that you should also give back to society and is a community worker in the area of Southampton, Long Island in USA where his family home is.
George Bardwil emphasizes that successful people are not different- they have the right balance both mentally and physically. You just need to strike the right chords between work and family- this will help you in a large mannerto excel in life and be happy!