RT Vol XIII Ch. 8: The Importance of Work/Life Balance as an Entrepreneur
From the Book: The Refractive Thinker®: Vol XIII: Entrepreneurship: Growing the Future of Business


Summary

Current academic research on stress and burnout focus on the employer/employee relationship related to balance in the work/life paradigm particularly for the entrepreneur and business owner. Work/life balance experienced through the entrepreneurial lens is a gap in existing research with far-reaching implications for both the academic and practitioner communities. The purpose of this writing was to integrate emerging research about burnout and stress as an integral part of the entrepreneurial experience using the refractive thinking approach to examine why.
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