Carrie Underwood, Will Smith, President Obama, and more famous folks talk about how they balance their careers and family life.
[MUSIC]Celeb parents talk work-life balance. Tia Mowry: "The #1 key is to basically prioritize¿I'm a mother and a wife first because family is important to me¿" "and part of having a balanced life is not feeling about taking care of yourself." Will Smith: "Jada and I have struggled with [work/life balance] a little bit¿" "The problem is that one person is in work mode while the other person is in chill mode¿" "Then it's like you're both trying to come up." Carrie Underwood: "I think mom guilt is rampant in my life¿" "I still constantly wonder, is this fair to [my son]? Is my life fair to him?" Debra Messing: "It's incredibly hard even when you don't have a job¿" "So when you have a full time job on top of that you just have to be uber organized and that was a hard lesson for me to learn." Giuliana Rancic: "What I do now is that when I'm at work, I'm 100% focused on work. I return all my email. I don't just sit there and surf the internet like before." "And when I'm at home, I focus 100% on Duke and put the phone away." Jennifer Garner: "¿Every single person who interviewed me, I mean every single one... asked me, 'How do you balance work and family?'" "and [Ben Affleck] said the only thing that interviewers asked him repeatedly was about the t*ts on the 'Blurred Lines' girl."