Burnout is not an issue that employers can afford to ignore. Proactively identifying and addressing workplace stress is an essential component of creating happier and healthier workplaces.
Sundays are universally known as a 'day of rest' in many cultures, yet we still allow ourselves to fixate on what lies ahead, robbing us of the time meant to help us recharge. While I can't eliminate your weekday responsibilities, here are a few suggestions which can help you regain control of your weekend
Nobody is immune to bad days. Coffee spills, traffic jams slow you down when you're already running late
Despite it being right at the top of the job description, as Human Resources professionals we sometimes forget to allow ourselves to actually be human. We hold ourselves to a higher standard since we need to set an example for our employees, often internalizing our emotions in the process.