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How to Be Successful in Business Without Compromising Your Health

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How to Be Successful in Business Without Compromising Your Health

Rise podcast

The Hollis Company,

5 min read
3 take-aways
Audio & text

What's inside?

You can’t make it big unless you have big self-care.


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7

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  • Concrete Examples
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For those professionals who want to make it big without burning out, popular lifestyle guru and motivational speaker Rachel Hollis has some advice: Maintain a healthy diet. Drink lots of water. Get enough sleep. None of this information is new and all of it is common sense, but it's easy to fall into bad habits when working hard for success. Young, ambitious professionals will appreciate this accessible reminder.

Summary

You can’t have big dreams without big self-care.

The more emphasis you put on good self-care, the better you will perform in your field. It’s not about how you look; it’s about how you feel. When trying to juggle a career, a home and personal time, health can easily take a backseat. It’s tempting to rely on past behaviors that helped you cope with stress, such as drinking caffeinated or alcoholic beverages. But you will crash and burn without proper self-care.

You need to “make” energy to “have” energy.

Diet and exercise have the greatest impact on energy levels. High-performing people...

About the Podcast

In her Rise podcast, lifestyle guru and motivational speaker Rachel Hollis offers practicable life and career advice. Hollis is also the author of the bestselling book Girl, Wash Your Face.


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    Z. A. 8 months ago
    These ideas sound nice in idea but some of the most successful people I see in my life do indulge in large amounts of caffeine, lack of sleep, and generally working harder than the rest. Maybe it's not sustainable forever, but it does seem to work pretty well for some people.