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Dealing with Burnouts

This week, we wanted to give you tips about how to prevent and deal with a burnout. 

Casey Carroll
23 Jul

Running a business can be difficult. Even if it is your passion and life’s work can become frustrating and burdensome at times. Burnouts are bound to happen, but the key is to prevent them as much as possible and, if it does come, face it and handle it effectively. 


That’s why, this week, we wanted to give you tips about how to prevent and deal with a burnout. 


Effectively dealing with burnouts is important because they can lead to stress, anxiety, sleeplessness, depression, and more. 


The first thing you can do is make sure you are delegating the work you do not need to do. You don’t need to do everything yourself, and you don’t need to constantly do tasks that you dislike. By doing this, you will be able to focus on the tasks you enjoy which will lead to more positive feelings.


Additionally, you want to make sure you know and write out your goals--both big and small. This will give you a sense of accomplishment and a clear end game for the work you’re doing. Defining your goals will make you feel happy and counteract negative emotions. 


Similarly, be sure to celebrate your accomplishments, no matter how small. Even if it’s hard for you to do, you need to give yourself credit for your hard work. This will make work more rewarding and fun.


Most importantly, you need to take time off! Your life can’t be all about working and your business. Taking time off is essential for your mental and physical self. It is an essential break for your brain and can even help you have new, innovative ideas for your business when you get back to work. You need to decompress and recharge. If you think you need a break, take one. 


 We hope this blog was helpful and will help you deal with any burnouts in the future. 


Until next time, let us know if you have any questions or comments below!


Casey Carroll
23 Jul

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