Tackling Burnout with Dr. Marilyn Paul

May 10, 2021
Tackling Burnout with Dr. Marilyn Paul

Happy Monday, Let's Talk Sales listeners! This week's featured guest is Dr. Marilyn Paul.

Dr. Paul is an organizational consultant and coach. She is the co-founder and senior consultant of Bridgeway Partners, and is also a best-selling author. With a Ph.D. from the Yale School of Management & M.B.A. from Cornell, Dr. Paul has taught on the faculties of Yale University School of Medicine, the Hebrew University School of Public Health, and Colby College in Waterville, Maine.

She is based in Berkeley, California. We hope you enjoy our conversation!

Discussion with Dr. Marilyn Paul

In this episode, we cover:

  • Recognizing the symptoms and effects of burnout
  • The concept of nourishing time
  • Making the most of downtime through preparation
  • Using gratitude to challenge a productivity mindset
  • The value of coming to a “stop”
  • Tips from Dr. Paul to optimize your time and happiness, like “10 minutes of bliss”:
    • Plan, protect, prepare
    • Begin and end
    • Disconnect to connect
    • Slow down to savor

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