Episode 11

Published on:

15th Aug 2020

The Importance of Balancing Work and Family

In this week's show, Mike Gunn of Gunn Landscaping shares his thoughts on the importance of balancing work and family.

In Mike's experience, getting this right is key for not only the family dynamic, but also for setting boundaries with customers, and avoiding general burnout.

Topics on the show today include:

  • why you need to shut work off at the end of the day
  • the danger of burning out
  • how not switching off can impact your family, relationships, and kids
  • how the arrival of his new baby made him think about time management
  • the importance of setting boundaries on when customers can all you
  • realizing why you're in this industry is key

Settle in for an insightful episode about doing good work and living life the right way. Make sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode!

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About the Podcast

ECHO Means Business
a podcast for the green industry
The ECHO Means Business podcast is the green industry show made by pros, for pros.

ECHO Means Business (EMB) is a brand-neutral website and mobile app that enables peer-to-peer conversations between outdoor power equipment (OPE) professionals. It offers content, tips, and advice to help you grow your business, as well as a forum where you can get answers from fellow pros on all topics.

The ECHO Means Business podcast takes all you love from the website and mobile app and makes it even easier to get the tips and industry updates you’re after.

Hosted by the likes of Paul Jamison, Josh Currivan, and Jimmy Massey of the UAG, and featuring special guests from the industry, each show will offer fun insights and discussion around the topics that matter to you and your business.