Maintaining a healthy work-life balance is one of the most difficult things in today’s competitive world. Most of the professionals are always tied up with their work at office and rarely gets enough time for personal life. In short majority of the professionals do not enjoy a healthy work-life balance, which indeed will pose serious problems to their personal life. If you are not able to maintain a healthy work-life balance, then your health will also suffer along with additional stress and mental pressure.
At last there is a good news for online marketing professionals, especially the SEO specialists and social media mangers from a recent data released by Glassdoor. As per its recent data and study, it has released a list of 20 jobs which have the highest work-life balance and SEO specialists and social media managers are in the 2nd and 5th place respectively. The other jobs in the list includes Data scientist, Tour guide, Lifeguard, Group fitness instructor, User experience designer, Corporate communications, Firefighter, Equity trader etc. Of these Data Scientist tops the list and have the best work-life balance.
The study has come as a great news for all SEO specialists and social media managers and also for all the aspiring young professionals. There are a lot of people who are reluctant in starting a career in the online marketing industry, as they fear a myth that online marketing jobs have a disturbed work-life balance. But this report might become a big eye opener for all.
As per the data, the SEO specialists are very much optimistic about their job and 75 percentages of them believe that the SEO professions will improve and get better in the coming years. There are only a 10 percentage of SEO professionals who think that the field will get worse. When it comes to social media managers who are at the 5 position in the list 76 percentages believe that their filed will improve and only a 10 percentage of them considers that the field will become worse. Professionals belong to SEO and social media are very much enjoying their work along with their personal life and also get time to enjoy a lot of leisure time and fun.
So if you are in are an online marketing professional or is in the initial stages of your career, then you can really be optimistic and dream of a great career with an amazing work-life balance that can make you feel happy and healthy. Detailed information about the report by Glassdoor can be found at http://mashable.com/2014/07/18/jobs-work-life-balance/