With lockdowns and distancing mandates becoming commonplace over the last couple of years, COVID fatigue is becoming a very real and common problem in the workplace. Our team at Epoch has put together a list of some of the events and methods you can use to try to alleviate COVID fatigue on your team.
What is COVID fatigue and how does it happen? While there is no concrete definition for COVID fatigue, it is generally thought of as a form of burnout, courtesy of the global pandemic. People from all walks of life are getting tired of wearing masks, physically distancing, and being cooped up at home. The symptoms of COVID burnout can include:
Who is affected the most? While COVID burnout will definitely have an effect at your in-person offices, employees working remotely will be the ones most affected.
We have put together 7 ways you can alleviate COVID fatigue among your team, including some of our very events and methods we have used to avoid burnout at Epoch! Here are some ideas that can get you started on improving the mental health of your employees:
While not a physical ailment, COVID fatigue is a very real psychological threat to you and your employees. Hopefully, this blog got you thinking about steps you and your team can take to achieve better mental health throughout these troubling times. What are some other ways you can help your employees combat COVID burnout?
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