Dealing with Workplace Stress
Too tired at work? Already stressed and it’s not even lunchtime? With the type of fast-paced work environments that we have today, it’s quite common for workers to burn out and burn out real quick on a daily basis. Try these tips for dealing with workplace stress.
Take small breaks through out the day. This can help clear your head and alleviate the tension. Even short trips to the watercooler for a drink can take your mind off the work tension that haunts you all day. You can also do some mini-exercise and stretching like walking around for small errands and lower back stretching on your seat.
Plan and pace your workload to help your workday go hassle free and without glitches. If you are a morning person, do all the heavy workload in the morning and do easier work in the afternoon. Save all your individual tasks on the time when you are left behind the office or you clocked in earlier than the usual. Prioritize your tasks and determine which ones can be don simultaneously.
Listen to music and/or nature sounds recordins to make you feel relaxed even in the office. These will soothe your senses and will help you visualize a more comforting idea than slaving around in the workplace. Don’t make it too calming as it may induce sleep and we all don’t want to get caught sleeping on the job.
January 23, 2011 Sunday at 4:34 pm