Ep 49: The Health & Wellbeing of Advisors with Diana Britton
Updated: Aug 29
Today we’re bringing an outside perspective to the show to provide us a different look at the health and wellbeing of advisors. Diana Britton is a journalist and podcast host that interviews advisors all the time for work and has picked up some interesting insight about stress and balance. She joins us to share what she’s learned but also talk about her own methods for separating work from home.
More About This Episode:
Advisors face many of the same challenges others feel when it comes to work-life balance, but the pressure and stress of trying to grow the business can quickly lead to an unhealthy lifestyle.
To give us a little different perspective on this discussion, we’ve asked Diana Britton to join the show. She’s the managing editor at WealthManagement.com, which is a trade publication for retail financial advisors, and she also hosts The Healthy Advisor podcast, a great show focused on advisor health and wellbeing.
Having been on the other side of the table, she possesses a unique perspective on advisors and the struggle with burnout. Through her many conversations and interviews, she’s picked up quite a bit that we’ll try and share on this episode.
Join us today to learn about these things:
The path that led her to covering finance and financial advisors. (1:12)
How the shift to working from home has actually improved her ability to separate from her job when she needs to. (5:34)
What changed for her with work when she had children and how she became more productive. (10:31)
What she sees as the biggest challenge for advisors when it comes to work and achieving balance. (13:10)
How she’s using her podcast to help advisors with stress. (19:56)
Check out Dianna's podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/healthy-advisor/id1486636079
More about Diana: https://www.wealthmanagement.com/news/sex-drugs-and-financial-advisors