Burnout

'I overcame burnout. Here’s how you can too.' | Ladders

Have you ever felt overworked, stressed, or just plain burned out at work?<p>You’re not alone.<p>As productivity has risen and technology has expanded the …

Recharge Your Passion And Overcome Job Burnout

Working a full-time job can get real, here's how to spice things up at work.<p><i>This article originally appeared on</i> <i>The Life Currency</i><i>.</i><p>Everything has a …

Employment

3 Effective Ways to Manage Employee Burnout

Reducing workplace stress starts with understanding what causes the stress to begin with.<p>Working the 9 to 5 grind comes with a lot of stress, which is one of the biggest dangers to your workforce -- whether you run a chop shop or a coffee shop. When employees get stressed, not only are they prone …

The Workplace

What Causes Burnout And How To Overcome It

Image: Shots of Carmen Fiano<p>It's common to feel tired after a long day at work or to need a holiday after a month-long sprint to finish a new …

Productivity

What Causes Burnout and How to Overcome It

It’s common to feel tired after a long day at work or to need a holiday after a month-long sprint to finish a new feature. But sadly it’s also common …

Happiness

Feeling Burned Out at Work? Join the Club

Workers who used to take the lead on projects grow taciturn during meetings. Top performers start coming in late, leaving early and watch their …

The Workplace

Stress or Burnout? How They're Different and Why You Need to Know

<i>Stress or burnout? Writers can suffer from both.</i><p><b>by Ruth Harris</b><p><b>Look at your to-do list.</b><p>WiP needs edits and revisions<br>• Editor/cover designer to hire<br>• Promo …

Publishing

How to Fake It as a Developer (and Kick Imposter Syndrome to the Curb for Good)

February 16, 2017<p>Despite the fact I’ve been developing websites for the past 15 years and writing professionally about WordPress for three years, I’m …

Productivity

5 Times You Shouldn’t Feel Guilty About Taking a Sick Day

While staying home from work when you’re sick may seem like common sense, there’s a fine line between not feeling well and being <i>so</i> sick that you can’t get any work done. No matter how hard you try to stay healthy at work and avoid catching that bug that’s going around, sometimes it’s unavoidable, …

Mental Health

Two-thirds of young hospital doctors under serious stress, survey reveals

Trainee anaesthetists complain of fatigue, disillusionment, ‘burnout’ and fears for patients’ safety as pressure mounts on NHS<p>Almost two out of three young hospital doctors say their physical or mental health is being damaged because pressures on the NHS are putting them under intolerable …

Health Care

4 Sneaky Signs of Burnout

With daunting work tasks, never-finished housework, and raging political firestorms, it’s easy to feel depleted. But when does that frazzle turn from …

Lifestyle

How Stress Affects Team Dynamics

<i>The fast-paced world of IT can take its toll, but CIOs who have a basic understanding of behavioral differences can create an environment where team members thrive—regardless of how they respond to stress.</i><p>The dawn of 2017 ushered in a host of new business challenges along with macroeconomic and …

Leadership

A guide to burnout: what it is, and how to overcome it

<b>Posted:</b> February 8, 2017 | <b>Author:</b> Belle B. Cooper | <b>Filed under:</b> Work/Life Balance |Leave a comment »<p>It’s common to feel tired after a long day at …

Productivity

7 Ways to Prevent Employee Burnout [Blog Post]

“Burnout is a state of chronic stress that leads to physical and emotional exhaustion, cynicism, detachment and feelings of ineffectiveness and lack …

5 strategies to tame stress, avoid burnout in leadership role

The complexity of the health care landscape is driving more organizations to seek out physicians to fill leadership roles. But the stressors that …

Emotional Intelligence

How to Avoid Burnout in a Remote Team - The Ultimate Guide to Remote Work

<i>This chapter was contributed by Zapier community manager Allison Groves</i><p>Working remotely is a wonderful thing. It allows you to work when it's best …

Productivity

Report reveals severity of burnout by specialty

In 2013, the first year of the “Medscape Lifestyle Report,” emergency medicine had the highest rates of burnout at just over 50 percent. That …

Health Care

The Top Three Factors Driving Employee Burnout

Shutterstock<p>Imagine a problem affecting 95 percent of all businesses. A universal problem, so pervasive, that nearly every organization is feeling the pinch. With so many diverse industries, it’s almost hard to fathom. But a crisis that’s been percolating in the American workforce for years has now …

Team Building

How Better Boundaries Can Prevent Burnout

When we lack boundaries we end up taking on things we don’t want to do or we over commit ourselves. We ultimately neglect our needs, leaving us burnt …

Marriage

Can Compassion Training Help Physicians Avoid Burnout?

All of us want our doctors to treat us with care. But the rigorous, high-stress training provided by medical schools seems to zap students of empathy …

Happiness

Connectivity Takes Its Toll In The Workplace

The rise of mobile and cloud services has a dark side, and it’s not what you think. With 24/7 connectivity, employees never fully disconnect from …

Science shows missing sleep can ruin your career

White collar, blue collar, clergy collar, shirt-optional: If you're part of the workforce, then you probably work in an industry infected by burnout, because the occupational stress disorder is a full-on epidemic, according to behavior science. Burnout might be most prevalent in healthcare — …

Psychology

7 Signs You're Burned Out at Work

Plus: 7 ways to snap out of your funk<p>Mental burnout, coined in the 1970s to describe the psychological effects of relentless work stress, happens so …

Work Stress

Burnout's devastating impact on teachers who can't switch off — EducationHQ Australia

The term ‘burnout’, as applied to the workplace, began to be regularly used as early as the 1970s, to describe a series of behaviours observed in …

Education

How to Build a Productive Team Far From Burnout – Behind The API – Medium

How to Build a Healthy and Productive Startup Team Far From Burnout<p>I’ve worked in enough companies and I’ve had enough managers to realize that there …

Leadership

How to Recognize and Prevent Burnout in a Startup

A startup is an interesting place to work, and as such, it attracts a different type of employee, most of which are energetic, driven, …

The Workplace

Dear Jeremy – your work problems solved

Our careers expert – and you the readers – help an assistant doing a manager’s job, and a cancer specialist suffering from burnout<p>I was hired as an assistant, but have ended up doing the job of a manager<p><b>I joined a small company as an area assistant. Two months after I started my area manager was</b> …

Employment

3 Secrets to Avoiding Burnout in Super-Intense Jobs

A career coach reveals smart strategies for preventing an on-the-job meltdown.<p>As a career coach, I've seen burnout turn talented employees into a …

Employment

6 Ways Our Founders Are Finding Balance And Avoiding Burnout In The New Year

by Kate Dwyer<p>Finding a healthy work-life balance can be one of the hardest parts of running a business. Thanks to our smartphones, work can easily …

Productivity

Avoid Burnout by Separating Work and Home

Whether you own a gym or you’re training clients where someone else pays the rent, you are a business owner and you have certain things in common …