The Burnout Project: Why we need to talk about this global epidemic

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We live in a fast-paced, digital-first, hyper-connected world.

These cycles are not sustainable.

We know that we’re not alone in these struggles.

We felt overwhelmed with tasks, yet underwhelmed with the impact of our work.

There is always something more to do. There is always someone more to be. Our burnout symptoms, in some ways, masked a deeper, unsettling realization: our fear of not being enough.

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Graphic facilitation from The Burnout Project’s first workshop

As we talked, key themes emerged:

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So, let’s talk.

Our next event is on Saturday April 6th from 10am-3pm in Vancouver, Canada.

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The Burnout Project is a community of young leaders addressing the burnout epidemic. http://theburnoutproject.co

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