Want balance in your life? Then sure, get your own act together, but don't forget four powerful disciplines of execution in your team and organization.
I've met actors where you think, if only you could just clean up your act and get it together, people would want to work with you. Some people are so difficult, it's just not worth working with them.
My mother always worked and thought staying at home was a bit twee, and that you should get your act together and do something useful. Now I think that's the most useful thing you can do: bring up some non-criminals.
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
Getting fired is hard.
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
Your mind is nirvana.