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The Myth of Work-Life Balance

  • 16 Feb 2022
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Virtual - link in registration email
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ATD Greater Boston Presents:

The Myth of Work-Life Balance

with Kelly Beischel

February 16, 2022 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM

Virtual event - link in registration email

The Oxford dictionary defines balance as “1. an even distribution of weight enabling someone or something to remain upright and steady 2. a condition in which different elements are equal or in the correct proportions.” Seeking “balance” leads us to measure our professional and personal lives as equal quantitative components. When measured in this way, we come up short every time. And the ever-elusive search for work-life balance and thus burnout begins.

What if there was a different way to view your professional and personal lives? What would it look like to create a holistic life where your mind, body, spirit, and emotions were aligned, leading you to feel fulfilled at home and at work?

Harmony is defined as “an agreement of ideas, feelings, or actions or a pleasing combination of different parts.” When the mind, body, spirit, and emotions are fulfilled, harmony is realized.

In this interactive presentation, we will examine the definition of work-life balance and the myth of achieving it. We will dive into simple, evidence-based strategies that offer more harmony in our lives. You will leave with an alternative mindset that will aid you in creating a holistically harmonious life, a life that doesn’t teeter on burnout.

Participants attending this presentation will


Define work-life balance

Compare and contrast strategies to create a holistically, harmonious life.


Empowered to take steps to increase holistic harmony.


Visualize alternate possibilities.

Create weekly plan that includes rejuvenating mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual activities.

About the Speaker:

Kelly Beischel (she/her) also known as Dr. B. is the Chief Energy Officer and Founder of Dr. B. Presents. The theoretical underpinning of Kelly's work is the belief that we can achieve success and fulfill our dreams without sacrificing our body, mind, spirit, and emotions in the process. She calls this thriving success.

Kelly also believes that people are more powerful and have more possibilities than they realize.

As a firecracker, speaker, author, expert advisor, consultant, and coach, Kelly helps empower and equip highly motivated, high-achieving professionals to uncover their power and possibilities, master their mind, elevate their energy, transform their thinking, and power up their productivity. Doing this enables her clients to achieve whatever they set their sights on without burning out.

She also works with organizations dedicated to elevating their employees' wellbeing.

Kelly has earned a Master's in Nursing Science and in Education and a Ph.D. in nursing education. As a former university professor, Kelly loves all things teaching and learning. Kelly is also certified as a positive psychology practitioner and positive psychology coach.

She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio with her husband. They have three grown children, two sons-in-law, and one grandbaby girl - all of whom role model every day what it looks like to be good humans.

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Refund Policy

A full refund will be issued if the cancellation request is made on or before fourteen calendar days before the scheduled event.

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