If we change the world and lose our family, we lose. —André and Jeff Shinabarger
On Today’s Episode:
- I am joined by André and Jeff Shinabarger, wife and husband dream team authors of Love or Work
- Why burying your immediate needs builds resentment and discontentment
- The importance of having your partner be your cheerleader and sounding board
- Knowing the difference between listening and truly hearing your partner
André and Jeff are no strangers to juggling career, relationship and family. Their new book Love or Work: Is It Possible to Change the World, Stay in Love and Raise a Healthy Family dives into how exactly they manage this precarious balancing act. The book is written in both of their perspectives and reveals a barrage of surprising data, such as the fact that only 41% of couples use all of their vacation days, and only 30% of couples feel supported by their partners to pursue their callings in their career. Listen now to hear more about balancing work, love and family from two experts!
Question: Do you and your partner use up all your vacation days each year? Why or why not?