Baby steps walking away As an expert in workplace burnout, I’m often asked: “What should I do when I realize I’m burned out?” First of all, let me congratulate you on recognizing that you ARE burned out! I’m not being flippant. Denial is one of the key characteristics of the downward spiral to burnout. So … Continue reading The First Step to Take If You’re Burning Out
https://youtu.be/j2pjj7ink3w Many people believe that the frustration, anger, apathy, exhaustion, and cynicism that they are experiencing is "just stress." Instead, I believe that they're burning out. It is my mission to educate organizational leaders and employees that yes, job burnout IS real and it's definitely not in your imagination! When you're burned out, the emotional, … Continue reading Is job burnout real?
https://youtu.be/L8HkS4fkj8s Burnout is the dirty little secret in modern society – so the initial symptoms are often overlooked, ignored, or rationalized away. Based on my research, I’ve found that there are some common warning signs that must be addressed in order to avoid a full burnout. In 70 seconds, you can find out if YOU … Continue reading How do I know if I’m near burnout?
https://videopress.com/v/meh7LYNq?preloadContent=metadata An on-demand course to help you avoid and overcome burnout Burnout seems to be everywhere. More and more people are burning out from the stresses of their jobs, personal lives, and the on-going pandemic. While it's easy to burn out, it's very difficult to fully recover. But how do you know if you're burned … Continue reading How to Manage Stress and Avoid Burnout
https://youtu.be/m52zaXaV-O0 Residual burnout is the boomerang effect that keeps on giving We all know that burnout is prevalent - in fact, it might even be more widespread as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. But, as many people who have experienced burnout will attest, recovering from burnout does not make you immune to a future … Continue reading Burning Out Again? Here’s Why [VIDEO]
https://youtu.be/ITKDnOr0he8 Dr. Geri Puleo's tips to manage stress during a job search Job searches are stressful - but being stressed out can sabotage your job search! And if you're leaving your job because you're burned out, then it is very likely that this stress will carry over into finding opportunities and selling yourself in the … Continue reading New year, new job? Don’t let stress sabotage your job search [VIDEO]
https://youtu.be/uNoHUINQZxM Today I want to talk to you about the power of one little word to help you overcome burnout. And that little word is… NO! No. It’s amazing how difficult it is for us to say “no.” I know that when I was a little girl, “no” was equivalent to a four-letter word in … Continue reading The Little Word That Prevents Burnout [VIDEO]
The ability to efficiently multi-task has been the holy grail for many overworked employees. The logic is that they can double their productivity (not just enhance it!) if only they can learn how to do two (or more!) tasks at the same time! Organizational leaders encourage this behavior by believing that multi-tasking will save … Continue reading Single-Tasking’s Simplicity Beats Multi-Tasking’s Complexity
Replace new year's resolutions with a mantra Do you still create a list of new year’s resolutions…or have you given up on the practice? According to a 2015 University of Scranton study, 80% of new year's resolutions fail. And if you’re wondering how quickly people give up on those resolutions, a 2019 USA Today report found … Continue reading One Word vs. a List of Resolutions
COVID-19 is real and has been affecting the way in which we work and live. WFH (work from home) has changed our routines -- and is causing many of us to realize that our previous schedules were highly stressful. Perhaps during this time of remote working and WFH, we can take stock of how stressed … Continue reading What do you REALLY need to recover from burnout?