Business Self-Care: Avoiding Project Burnout

Burnout is never a fun feeling. You go to resume work on one of your projects, and no matter how pressing its deadline is or how passionate you felt about the work when you started, you just can’t bring yourself to complete the job. Don’t fall prey to any feelings of inadequacy, though.

Project burnout occurs when you look at a project too closely for too long, and it can arise in anyone.
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Working Near the Holidays: How to Maintain Office Productivity

It doesn’t matter what holiday is approaching. Working gets a little harder when all you can think about it good food, time with family, and a brief break from the hustle and bustle of the office.

If getting work done near the holidays is difficult, though, managing an office full of equally distracted people is even harder. What do you do when you’ve got an office full of antsy employees?

Consider some of the following ways to keep office productivity up while also embracing some holiday cheer. Don’t worry – these tips work well all year round, not just in the winter.

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If You Want To Work Smart, This Is Where To Start

There always seems to be some people who always finish what they start and boast about how they can keep up with life and work balance.

“What kind of sorcery is this?” one might ask. Despite the obvious differences across industries and personal habits, there seems to be a common denominator under all productive achievements, and it’s called “working smart“.

But what does “working smart” really mean?
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