Due to the increased demand for online ordering, there is an increase for warehouse workers. They’re needed to make sure all those online orders and projects are done on time. That increased demand can put considerable strain on a company’s warehouse team.
What is burnout? Physical exhaustion at the end of the work day. Extreme dissatisfaction with your work, and uncertainty about how to improve and progress in your career.
Causes of burnout.
- Little control
- Unclear expectations
- Poor work culture
- Lack of work-life balance
Following are some tips to help avoid burnout
- Have enough people on staff
- Encouraging a positive work environment
- Offer your employees the resources they need
- Providing clear expectations
- Offer an appropriate work-life balance
A great way to avoid a burnout like this is to make sure you have creative outlets to prevent yourself from getting too focused in on your job. These outlets allow you to find an escape from the pressures of your work. Self-care is crucial in preventing workplace burnout, and burnout in life overall. If you’re properly taken care of, you are more likely to be able to cope with the stress that your career puts on you. This is important for both you and your employees.