I Have Experienced Burnout

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    I felt like that yesterday. Not for very long mind you, but I have felt that way.  Sometimes, **** just piles on you and you feel utterly helpless against the growing tide. I feel like that about household finances and health. I sat on the toilet lid in the bath and just...
    TheLetterR TheLetterR
    26-30, F
    Mar 26, 2010

    Burned Out By The Game

    Oh, I played it and played it hard. I gave it my all. I choked down pride, emotions and kept quiet and smiled in the face of being proverbially screwed up the *** on a daily basis by hateful mean people that only had their own self interests in mind. I took verbal lashings from...
    lisa36 lisa36
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Dec 30, 2010

    My Last Job

    The last job I had was as a receptionist/secretary at a mental health clinic. It sounds easy, doesn't it? Well it WASN'T. My immediate boss was a tyrant, and since we had 4 different bosses, we were constantly being reprimanded for following one's instructions and not the...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Dec 3, 2009

    Yes I Have

        i have experienced burnout i think / the last couple of days i have been really sick , stomach , head , muscle aches . i haven't been eating or sleeping very good . i need  to take more care of myself .  just something i want to do but don't know how...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 27, 2009

    I'm burnout at work and resigned

    because it was hurting me too much
    cheesecake659 cheesecake659
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2015


    Im tired of living.  Not suicidal, but just tired of living.  It feels like i am in prison or something. 
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 1, 2009

    I burned out last year

    and am still intermittently experiencing major episodes of the vagues. I'm back at work, my self care is pretty good but it's like my brain is saying "I'm buggering off for a bit". I'm currently feeling quite flaky....again....
    deleted deleted
    Aug 6, 2015

    I actually waiting for a new job offer.

    But I wont heard any until the 6th Jan 2014. I spend the last day of 2013 in bed. I thought I got better. But no. I still felt the lack of confidence. I think I did undersell myself to the bew company. This country also are going down. All expenses are going up. And no...
    adu1212 adu1212
    36-40, F
    Dec 31, 2013
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