Episode 143

Dealing with Burnout

September 26, 2017

We’ve heard so many bosses and creative entrepreneurs lately say that they are starting to feel the burnout—ourselves included. So we’re talking about how we’re dealing with burnout, how we push through burnout to do the work, and what we do to organize and prepare for busy times in business ahead of time.

Episode Transcript
"The proof that my hard work does good things makes the work a little more pleasurable."
- Emily Thompson

Discussed in this Episode

  • How we've been dealing with a little bit of burnout
  • Having a solid creative process for planning to push through burnout
  • Getting into a practice of writing down your goals and recording the process
  • Staying excited about your work
  • Finding what puts you in the headspace to do the work
  • Saying no
  • Maximizing productivity
  • Having a reward or something to look forward to
  • Organizing your physical space to provide relief in business

Resources Mentioned

Hosts + Guests

Emily Thompson
Emily Thompson


Almanac Supply Co

Kathleen Shannon
Kathleen Shannon


Braid Creative