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Balancing House and Home with Laurie Halter | The KPI Cafe is Back!

Full podcast can be heard here: https://bit.ly/3oCbkm2

Laurie Halter, CEO of Charisma! Communications and host of Carearing, joins the KPI Cafe to talk about creating a balanced work and home life. As an entrepreneur herself, Laurie brings plenty of perspective from her own experiences, but she also leverages conversations with other industry leaders to further the discussion and provide concrete examples. Throughout this episode, you'll hear insights on myriad ways to not sacrifice your career or family time: routines versus spontaneity; staying connected when traveling or working long hours; what companies can do to be competitive to bring in and keep talent.

So many in automotive retail live the entrepreneurial life. Whether you're on the floor as a salesperson or in the office as a General Manager or Dealer Principal, this episode has plenty of insights to help all of us do better with managing our home and work responsibilities.

Here's what you can expect:

5:30 Introduction of Laurie Halter

6:07 Laurie Halter's Automotive Origin Story

8:20 What Does It Mean to "Have It All"?

9:34 Why Do Women Often Feel Overwhelmed Their Goals?

11:22 Setting Up Today's Content

11:47 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Plan a Balanced Work Life

14:35 Routine vs. Spontaneity

16:48 How Smaller Companies Can Compete to Bring on Experienced Professionals

19:21 Ways to Stay Connected to Family When Traveling

22:04 Diving into Carisma Communications

23:37 Most Poignant Takeaways from Carearing, Laurie's Podcast

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