Burnout for Activists a Very Basic Intro
Updated: Dec 10, 2018
Many people ask me what this burnout is. So answering the popular demand: below you can find a short presentation about burnout from an activist's perspective.
(you can access this presentation here)
And If you wonder if and/or how far are you on your way to burnout, you can start with the self-assessment [pdf] published by Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman in their The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact Without Burnout book.
As a coach, I work with individuals as well as with organizations on finding the right ways to make activism sustainable in three dimensions:
supporting communities in building anti-burnout culture of balancing passion with reasonable resources management;
and with more formal non-profit organizations and other institutions on introducing anti-burnout strategies and human-friendly environment.
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