Off Balance

  • by Matthew Kelly
  • Narrated by Mike Chamberlain
  • 3 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The prescriptive follow-up to the New York Times best seller The Dream Manager.
One of the major issues in our lives today is work-life balance. Everyone wants it; no one has it. But Matthew Kelly believes that work-life balance was a mistake from the start—because we don’t really want balance; we want satisfaction. Kelly lays out the system he uses with his clients, his team, and himself to find deep, long-term satisfaction both personally and professionally. He introduces us to the three philosophies of our age that are dragging us down. He shows us how to cultivate the energy that will give us enough battery power for everything we need and want to do. And finally, in five clear steps, he shows us how to use his Personal & Professional Satisfaction System to establish and honor our biggest priorities, even if we spend a lot more time on some of the lesser ones.


What the Critics Say

“There is nothing more difficult, as working mothers and fathers both know, than juggling personal and professional demands without sacrificing their own happiness. We’re so happy to hear a male perspective shared by Matthew Kelly, who shows us how to align our priorities to get what we are really looking for—life satisfaction. Everyone with a job (inside or outside the home) should read this book.” (Cathy L. Greenberg and Barrett S. Avigdor, New York Times bestselling authors of What Happy Working Mothers Kno)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Got a lot out of it!

Great book, made me think about my life differently. Easy to listen to. There are a few surveys to take to get the listener thinking and assessing. I have listened twice and that's rare for me.
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- Sarah


Probably the first book of this type that actually helped me think about my life and my future in a productive way.
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- Nancy Fitzsimmons

Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-15-2011
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.