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Successful People Suffer from Burnout Too. But They Know How to Deal with It

Ever felt that it’s all getting too much? It’s not a pleasant feeling and often makes us believe that we’re failing in some way. But I’m here to tell you that you’re not failing. In fact, many people we deem successful in work and life in general, suffer from burnout too they just have a way of dealing with the situation that quickly gets them back on track. What it boils down to is adopting a mindset that cultivates looking after yourself, acknowledging that it’s getting too much but that’s…

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Signs of a Job Burnout: Should I Quit or Not?

In April 2014, Joey Tocnang died of heart failure while he was staying at the dormitory of the casting company where he worked.[1] He had a wife and daughter in the Philippines, who he was three months away from seeing. He was 27 years old. How did this happen? Tocnang died because of continued and unchecked work-related stress. In other words, his employer and his workplace culture gave him so many responsibilities, forced him to be at work for so many hours, and allowed him so little sleep that his…

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