Tag: burnout

  • The Thief of Joy – Depression

    The Thief of Joy – Depression

    That feeling as the darkness starts to descend, the lights slowly dim, until you’re left in a dingy, grey space. You have no mental energy to do anything, and then you feel worse because you haven’t done anything. You sleep for too long, and wake up lethargic and tired. Motivation is out of reach, or…

  • Burnout and box ticking

    Burnout and box ticking

    That common word we hear banded about – burnout. We can all feel like this at times during our life, to different extents, and for very different reasons. Sometimes we don’t recognise it. We might feel like we are just working really hard, doing a great job, and misconstrue exhaustion for job satisfaction, or the…