Why Are We More Tired from Zooming Than Real-lifing?

The science behind Zoom-fatigue and what we can do about it.

Tameem Rahman
Jan 13, 2021 · 6 min read
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Ironic, isn’t it? The “logical” assumption points to real-life meetings being more tiring. I mean, the physical labor… makes sense, right?

I’ve never been more exhausted sitting on my chair staring at a screen. (Only in 2020–21 will you see a…