186 episodes

Welcome to the Balanced Growth Show with Dr. Travis Parry. We want to help financial advisors and other entrepreneurs across multiple industries achieve balance in their lives. If you're a business owner who has struggled to make time for the important things in your life both in and out of the office, then this show is for you.

Join Travis for new episodes each week that will feature interviews with advisors and entrepreneurs from across the country. They'll share their personal stories of struggles and successes when it comes to striking that proper work/life balance. Travis will also interview other expert peers to connect business owners with valuable resources that can hep them live a balanced life.

Dr. Travis Parry began his career as a financial advisor in 2002. Over the next decade he developed an interest in helping individuals and couples manage and plan for their lives in more ways than just their finances. The shift turned into a new business, new goals, and a few books along the way. Eventually, Travis founded the Make Time Institute with the specific goal of helping financial professionals and business owners achieve work/life balance.

Read more about Travis' background here: https://www.travisparry.com/about-dr-parry

Find Travis' newest book, Achieving Balance: The Make Time Method For Advisors To Reach Business And Personal Goals In An Overworked World, here: https://www.travisparry.com/book

Website: https://www.travisparry.com/

Email: travis@travisparry.com

Balanced Growth Show with Dr. Travis Parry Dr. Travis Parry

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 18 Ratings

Welcome to the Balanced Growth Show with Dr. Travis Parry. We want to help financial advisors and other entrepreneurs across multiple industries achieve balance in their lives. If you're a business owner who has struggled to make time for the important things in your life both in and out of the office, then this show is for you.

Join Travis for new episodes each week that will feature interviews with advisors and entrepreneurs from across the country. They'll share their personal stories of struggles and successes when it comes to striking that proper work/life balance. Travis will also interview other expert peers to connect business owners with valuable resources that can hep them live a balanced life.

Dr. Travis Parry began his career as a financial advisor in 2002. Over the next decade he developed an interest in helping individuals and couples manage and plan for their lives in more ways than just their finances. The shift turned into a new business, new goals, and a few books along the way. Eventually, Travis founded the Make Time Institute with the specific goal of helping financial professionals and business owners achieve work/life balance.

Read more about Travis' background here: https://www.travisparry.com/about-dr-parry

Find Travis' newest book, Achieving Balance: The Make Time Method For Advisors To Reach Business And Personal Goals In An Overworked World, here: https://www.travisparry.com/book

Website: https://www.travisparry.com/

Email: travis@travisparry.com

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 12: Personal Ideal Calendar

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 12: Personal Ideal Calendar

    The Personal Ideal Calendar is the final step in creating the Make Time system. It will help you to achieve your goals and keep your new Business Ideal Calendar in check. 
    Most people only hope and dream about achieving their personal goals but with the Make Time system complete with your Personal Ideal Calendar you will have a visual accountability for making time for your highest priorities.

    • 3 min
    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 11: Personal Time Management

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 11: Personal Time Management

    The Make Time Method is heavy on productivity at work, but to achieve balance in your life you must make time for the most important priorities in your life.
    After saving loads of time in your business life you can reinvest your saved time into your health and relationships and accomplish goals that you've been meaning to for years.
    This chapter shows you have to do just that!

    • 6 min
    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 10: Accountability Partner

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 10: Accountability Partner

    Going it all alone is the myth of personal development. Having a strong accountability partner like your spouse can make all the difference in making it out of the Workaholic Trap and not relapsing back into being a workaholic.
    This chapter goes into the details of how to make this a reality in your marriage and family. No one in the world wants you to succeed more than your loving and devoted spouse. But it will take the two of you to make this work.

    • 7 min
    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 9: Myth 3: Personal Development Is The End All Be All.

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 9: Myth 3: Personal Development Is The End All Be All.

    Personal Development is the go-to for business owners for decades who have wanted to grow and scale their businesses, however, it can be the reason why they are still stuck in the Workaholic Trap.
    This chapter explores the role that personal development has in keeping your balance and how the support of your family and team will make up all the difference.

    • 11 min
    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 8: Organization

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 8: Organization

    The main reason why business owners are inconsistent with living their Ideal Calendar and being incredibly productive is because they are not organized!
    Most struggle because they have on average 30 collection points where information is stored and needs to be processed. Think of how many emails, task lists, to-dos, text messages, and social media messages you are checking every day. This constant switch-tasking back and forth is what is causing the majority of time wasted.
    Having your technology organized to cut through the daily switch-tasking routine is crucial to the success of your Ideal Calendar. This chapter will show you how to set it up for success!
     

    • 18 min
    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 7: Ideal Calendar

    "Achieving Balance" Audiobook Chapter 7: Ideal Calendar

    The best way to automate your business goals is by creating and living an Ideal Calendar for work.  This chapter focuses on the step-by-step of creating this visual that will give you the template for working 80-90% of your time in your Sweet Spot. 
     

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

JCM0165 ,

Stay balanced!

Excellent take on staying in balance and avoiding entrepreneur overwhelm syndrome. Recommended!

Chris McNeil, host
Thought Leadership Studio

brodyvinson ,

Great range of perspectives

I am a business owner who struggles with staying balanced, as I love what I do.

Many of the frameworks and thought exercises shared here are very helpful for working through the challenges that come with this. Really great guests and Dr. Travis does an excellent job of facilitating and contributing to some insightful conversations.

madifran ,

Finding balance is hard

Finding balance while building a business can be hard, yet, by implementing practices can be found Dr. Travis Parry’s Balanced Growth Show give practical advice to find balance between your work, family and self.

Top Podcasts In Business

George Kamel
Ramsey Network
The Ramsey Show
Ramsey Network
The Diary Of A CEO with Steven Bartlett
DOAC
The Prof G Pod with Scott Galloway
Vox Media Podcast Network
People Magic: How to Build a $1M Community
Mighty Networks & Pod People
PBD Podcast
PBD Podcast