Burnout: When you Have Nothing Else to Give

Lindsay Recknell Workplace Mental Health Leave a Comment

I realized I’d lost my hope the day I recognized I got it back. Totally innocuous moment – driving along, thinking of nothing important – when I sat up a little taller…and immediately slouched back down. Waves of emotion were rolling over me, from pride and relief, to fear and disappointment. I mean, I’m a reasonably self-aware person…how did I …

All the meetings, all the time.

Lindsay Recknell Workplace Mental Health Leave a Comment

I don’t know about you but I feel like I’m in nothing but meetings…all.day.long. Way more than before the Coronavirus pandemic, when the majority of my colleagues were working at the office and I was working from my home. Something has shifted in our collective mindset – I think a combination of the need to stay connected to each other …

Meditation can be cool.

Lindsay Recknell Fitness, Mental Health, Workplace Mental Health Leave a Comment

BusinessLink invited me to be on two panels last week, at events they host each month for entrepreneurs and small business owners in Alberta. The topic was well-being and how to manage your health while also growing a business, the struggles of which I’m all too familiar with. Really interesting people on the panels – experts in their fields of …