EP 69: Chris Butsch on Employee Burnout & Happiness (in partnership with Solvecast)

Chris Butsch

Chris Butsch

I recently was on vacation doing some much needed recharging, which also gave me time to reflect on my life and career and where it is all headed. One of the things that I keep bumping up against is this idea of what it means to really enjoy your work, because I keep talking to people who are so burnt out from corporate, like myself. They’re tired of not owning their time, not having freedom, losing their creativity because they’re no longer doing the things that they enjoy at work, and just the sheer number of hours that we all put into “getting the job done.”

I don’t know if I’m attracting these people because I’m burnt out or if I’m just finding more people of my age range who feel similarly because we are at a pivotal point in our work lives, but it’s why this episode that I recorded with Chris Butsch was so fascinating to me.

About Chris Butsch

Chris Butsch is a keynote and TEDx speaker, author, and global consultant helping organizations improve engagement and retention, and prevent burnout. His unique blend of humor, happiness science, and BS-free takeaways has helped companies like Google, Deloitte, and Vodafone keep their best people.

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Here’s to Getting Unstuck,
Cynthia


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