My Experience At My Life Essay

2120 Words Oct 6th, 2015 9 Pages
Three years ago, I started my career, and I was extremely enthusiastic to the extent that I spent most of my time at work. During the first 4months, I used to go from the early morning and stay there till night. At the beginning, I was happy that I perform well and my manager was proud of my work. However, it was not until the end of the fifth month when I felt depressed due to overwork. I hated that my life is all about work, and I do not have any time to spend with my family or at least with myself; I stopped meeting my friends and talking to them. I even stopped the volunteer work and other activities I used to do which made me feel worthless and had no purpose in life. The weekend was just one day on which I have to finish a lot of responsibilities towards my family, so it was really a tough period of time. That was the experience that taught me to keep my life balance and never let any of my roles take over my life. From that time on, I do my best to keep in touch with my family and relatives and set time in my schedule to visit them. I also learned to prioritize my work and set timeframe for my tasks to finish them without the need to stay after my working hours, which gave me time to go and meet my friends after my working hours and attend some courses to enhance my career opportunities. However, it is still not that easy to accomplish this balance since it depends on our measurements for our success and feeling accomplished. For instance, some people feel happy and…

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