Recent Articles by Greg Kratz
Published: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:45 pm MDT
In a new poll, 59 percent of people admitted that they regularly dealt with personal financial matters during the workday. How does this affect their focus at the office and their work-life mix?
Published: Monday, June 22, 2015 3:40 pm MDT
I often write about my family and the work-life balance lessons I learn from them. In reality, though, I'm not the only person in my family who is trying to build a balanced life. My wife is following a differe...
Published: Monday, June 15, 2015 4:48 pm MDT
When my 9-year-old son struggled with a difficult birthday party experience, my wife assured him that he could do hard things. I'm constantly reminding myself that I can, too.
Published: Tuesday, June 9, 2015 9:58 pm MDT
It was in September 2011 that I made a huge leap of faith. After 20 years as a professional journalist, I left the comfort of my full-time newspaper career to start a new job managing a team of medical writers....
Published: Monday, June 8, 2015 3:31 pm MDT
If you want to get people riled up, write about a particular generation of workers, then wait a few hours. Based on a recent column I wrote about millennials, this formula is sure to result in some fireworks.
Published: Wednesday, June 3, 2015 9:31 am MDT
I generally try to avoid the spotlight, but my efforts in that regard were tested by a recent series of positive events at work. However, this good experience reinforced my feelings about the importance of reco...
Published: Monday, May 25, 2015 2:46 pm MDT
As I watch my children dance through life, I realize that my greatest moments of joy and happiness come from time with my family. And that's why I write a column about work-life balance.
Published: Monday, May 25, 2015 9:56 am MDT
FlexJobs recently surveyed 211 people under age 35 who want part-time work. Their answers about why they'd like to work part time, and how they would make it financially, were interesting.
Published: Monday, May 11, 2015 3:31 pm MDT
Research has made it clear that anyone who wants to achieve better work-life balance must understand that it isn't an individual pursuit. As with most things in life, our chances of success increase dramaticall...
Published: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 12:14 pm MDT
As I've grown older, I've learned that things in life often don't work out the way you hope they will. But every now and then, they do. Last week, lots of little things came together to make me feel as if my wo...