Achieving Work-Life Balance: Leadership Strategies with Amy Vetter

Apr 4, 2024

In today’s dynamic environment, the pursuit of work-life balance is more relevant than ever for professionals across the globe. But can it truly be achieved? This week on Fordify LIVE!, Ford Saeks and his esteemed guest, Amy Vetter, tackle this pressing question, offering actionable strategies and fresh perspectives for those aiming to find equilibrium between their work and personal lives.

More than a personal endeavor, achieving work-life balance is presented as a leadership strategy that can profoundly influence an organization’s culture and success. This enriching dialogue between Ford and Amy highlights the importance of leaders reflecting on their roles in promoting this balance. They cover the impact of leadership on organizational culture, the benefits of mindfulness in the workplace, and strategies to navigate the complexities of modern professional demands effectively.

Amy shares her transformative journey from a Certified Public Accountant to a yogi, which offers a unique lens through which to view the pursuit of harmony in both life and work. The episode illuminates how embracing mindfulness in leadership roles not only enhances personal satisfaction but also propels businesses to unprecedented levels of success. It also delves into the diverse expectations of work-life balance across various generations, revealing its significant influence on shaping organizational culture. This episode is packed with valuable, practical strategies that promise to enrich both personal lives and professional environments by nurturing a culture of balance and connectivity.

Ford and Amy engage in a rich discussion that not only highlights the importance of work-life balance but also challenges leaders to reflect on their roles in encouraging this balance. The conversation covers the impact of leadership on organizational culture, the power of mindfulness in the workplace, and how to navigate the complexities of modern professional demands with grace and efficacy.

For those in leadership positions or aspiring to be, as well as professionals seeking a more balanced approach to their careers and lives, this episode is invaluable. It’s packed with practical strategies designed to nurture a culture of balance and connectivity, promising to enrich both personal lives and professional environments.

About Amy Vetter

Amy Vetter, CPA, CITP, CGMA, MBA, is the innovative mind behind The B³ Method Institute and B³ Yoga, organizations dedicated to guiding professionals towards achieving their potential in work and life through mindfulness and balance. As a celebrated keynote speaker, author, and podcast host of Breaking Beliefs, Amy has made significant strides in promoting connected leadership, mindful technology use, and work-life harmony across various industries.

Her accolades include being named one of the “Most Powerful Women in Accounting” by the AICPA and CPA Practice Advisor, and she’s been featured multiple times in Accounting Today’s Top 100 Most Influential People. Beyond her speaking engagements, Amy’s written contributions shine in her books “Business, Balance & Bliss” and “Integrative Advisory Services,” where she explores the essence of work-life harmony and the invaluable role of human connection in accounting.

Amy’s leadership extends to roles such as a member of the AICPA Council, a board member for the Ohio Society of CPAs, and participation in key AICPA blockchain initiatives. Her insights and methodologies have not only garnered recognition within the accounting and finance profession but have also inspired a broader audience through her award-winning TEDx Talk on achieving work-life harmony.

Learn more about Amy’s journey and explore her insights into a balanced, fulfilling professional and personal life at

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