Balancing your family evenly with your career isn’t always required. On days like today, it will be clear which one should take top priority. You can’t let good opportunities pass you by. When you have the chance to move forward at work, you have to grab it. Your family will understand. After all, they want you to be happy and successful just as much as you do. Talk to them openly about what they can expect in the next few weeks. Get them prepared.