What to Do When You Feel Like Quitting

Mark ReaganBurnout, Stress Management2 Comments

What to do when you feel like quitting

Ever get so stressed out or frustrated at work you wanted to quit on the spot? During college I worked part time in a warehouse full of comic books. We had millions of them. Most college jobs aren’t very glamorous, and as fun as comics can be the warehouse was anything but. In the summer it was a furnace. Every time it rained the roof leaked. Some employees had been there in the same position for 20 years and despised it. And the owner was like Michael Scott from The Office, who while hilarious to watch on TV, was not … Read More

The Price of Being Comfortable

Mark ReaganBurnout, Stress Management0 Comments

The Price of Being Comfortable

I’m going to let you in on a personal secret. The past few months I’ve been writing about stress and my past experiences with it, and now I’m narrowing in to also help people who feel burned out at their job since it goes hand-in-hand with stress. I don’t want this to turn into a PSA about how bad burnout is (we KNOW it’s bad), so here’s what happened.   I’ve gotten burned out too many times… but I realized over the past few weeks I had been getting burned out again, this time on coaching. On my business. On … Read More

How Do I Tell I’m Getting Burned Out

Mark ReaganBurnout, Stress Management0 Comments

How do I tell I'm getting burned out

It’s 2014. March. Work offered me a promotion and I took it. My employer is increasing my pay to the highest it’s ever been. For the first time in my life I’m getting paid vacation. Sick days. Benefits. You might’ve noticed from my photos I don’t have the best teeth. You should’ve seen them before I had dental! Life. Was. Amazing. Little did I know that six months late I would be completely burned out. Worse, a year later I would be having an emotional breakdown from it. Before my girlfriend left for work that day, she asked, “Are you … Read More