Re: Time Crunch
Sheila Schlesinger (TROOP76@AOL.COM)
Fri, 1 Mar 1996 16:55:40 -0500
In a message dated 96-03-01 13:02:19 EST, mussler@SPOT.COLORADO.EDU (Jan
>Scouters, I admire that so many of you spend so much time in Scouting
>activities. What are your secrets for managing the balance between these
>activities and families with your jobs? There is no secret. You just decide
what's more important. Time is finite. I start half time work next week
>and I'm scared stiff I will neglect my boys (my sons and my other
>Wolfs) because of my work and Scouting activities. Most likely that will
happen. You can't be everywhere. What's the balance? There is no balance.
Some days are better than others. Your family will have to adjust.
>I know most of you attend lots more meetings and training than I do. I'd
>like to be a more active Scouter. Hints? Decide in order of priority what
you want to go to. Take the time you have available. Do the math.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City