Recent Articles by Greg Kratz
Published: Monday, July 20, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
One thing I loved about my career in journalism was the frank and open atmosphere in the newsroom. Not everyone likes that tone, but avoiding awkward conversations at work can cause more problems than it seems ...
Published: Tuesday, July 7, 2015 10:30 am 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: Monday, July 6, 2015 4:14 pm MDT
Four weeks into my latest career adventure, one simple but powerful thought keeps running through my mind, It's this: Success in any undertaking, whether at work or at home, is not a personal matter. It depends...
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: 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.