EP 010 | Hitting The Wall with Ellen Walker & Dr. Ganz
May 23, 2017
About this Episode
We’ve all been there. Everything is great…we are feeling like we’re at the top of our game. And then, wham. A series of errors occur, a couple of projects get off course, a client is angry about fees, a supplier is annoyed with some aspect of the relationship and suddenly, you’d rather work anywhere then here, as a design professional. Find out how interior designer Ellen Walker found herself burnt out and ready to quit. Learn how to avoid the same situation with Dr. Ganz Ferrance. And, as a bonus, Kimberley discusses how these same feelings led her to fantasize about doing jail time!
In this episode we learn:
– what leads up to hitting the wall
– how do you know you’ve hit the wall
– how to put the brakes on, before you hit the wall
– Bonus: Dr. Ganz shares tips on how to avoid burnout
Quick Methods to Reset your Productivity Mode
- Stop. Sit still. Close your eyes. Take 10 deep breaths and reset.
- Do something fun every day.
- Get some exercise.
- Step into nature.
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