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Emotional Exhaustion – #MTtalk Roundup

I was having trouble thinking... I grew distant from family and friends, and I became increasingly irritable at work...

Lockdown Burnout And How to Avoid It – Mind Tools Minute Video

At the height of lockdown, my routine went something like this: 3 a.m. – Woken up by one or both children. Attempt to soothe them back to ...

How to Overcome a Fear of Failure – Mind Tools Minutes Video

Throughout university, my best friend battled with a fear of failure and repeatedly second-guessed herself. She often considered dropping ou...

Get Stress Free With Meditation – Mind Tools Minutes Video

Struggling with stress? Learn two quick-and-easy stress-busting meditation techniques in our new Mind Tools Minutes video series...

Moody Leaders – and How Not to Be One

"As the boss, you have considerable 'soft' power. You can make an employee's day enjoyable or miserable." - Bruna Martinuzzi...

Faster, Fewer, Better Emails: Manage the Volume, Reduce the Stress, Love the Results

The other day, I was setting up a meeting with an associate, to be held at her place of work. We'd never met and had always communicated by ...

Dissatisfaction – What You Feel vs. What You Say – #MTtalk Roundup

“Be dissatisfied with what is, but remain visionary of what can be done.” – Ziad K. Abdelnour, CEO Blackhawk Partners Inc. Can...

How Competitive Are You, and Does it Matter?

Are you the sort of person who sees even a family board game as a life-or-death struggle for victory? Speaking personally, I’m so comp...