When life is busy, or all your energy is focused on a special project, it's all too easy to find yourself off balance, not paying enough attention to important areas of your life. That's when it's time to take a "helicopter view" of your life so that you can bring things back into balance. This is where the Wheel of Life can help. The Wheel of Life is a tool to help you consider each area of your life, and assess what's off balance. As such, it helps you to identify areas that need more attention.