Welcome to this week’s What’s Hot Wednesday for Business Owners. The team at Owlthena found some great information to share on improving your work-life balance, leadership advice from an NBA superstar, and empowering employees to make effective decisions.


Improve Work Life Balance

Work-life balance is one of the greatest challenges business owners face. Although it is not easy, you can be successful at work with enough time to decompress and live a healthy, enjoyable life. This is achieved by prioritizing your health, sticking to healthy routines, and learning to say :No.”

Read more here to find 4 techniques for a better work-life balance:  https://smallbiztrends.com/2018/12/entrepreneur-work-life-balance.html


LeBron James: Thoughts on Being a Good Leader

In a recent interview, basketball superstar LeBron James shared his thoughts on being a leader on and off the court. James sees leadership not as a burden but as an opportunity to have a positive impact on the performance of the entire team.

Click here for leadership advice from LeBron James: https://www.inc.com/john-eades/lebron-james-says-being-a-good-leader-means-improving-more-than-yourself.html


Strong Leaders Make Less Decisions, Not More

Often, we think of the job of CEO as being the supreme decision maker in an organization. In reality the best executives make fewer decisions, not more, They tend to focus on building a culture of accountability and quality decision making throughout their organization.

Learn more about how to empower your employees to make effective decisions here:  https://qz.com/work/1492003/the-best-leaders-make-fewer-decisions-not-more/


The Owlthena team will be enjoying the holidays over the next two weeks and so the next briefing will be posted on January 9. Enjoy the holidays and we’ll “see you next year!”