Sustain Archives

Sustain Archives

Archive of Sustain, my weekly newsletter with strategies with the tools and courage to work without burnout.
Aug
04
Career growth is important but think twice about how you pursue it

Career growth is important but think twice about how you pursue it

The expected pace of career growth has accelerated and it’s time we talked about it
2 min read
Jul
28
Summer goals

Summer goals

Taking time off doesn't always need to involve a plane and a fancy trip.
2 min read
Jul
21
The second dimension of well-being at work

The second dimension of well-being at work

Work feels like a trade-off between well-being and career advancement. Does it have to be?
1 min read
Jul
14
How do you quantify a good day?

How do you quantify a good day?

The unique proxy measure I use to gauge how far away from burnout I am
2 min read
Jul
07
Use the 3x3 rule of work to focus your efforts

Use the 3x3 rule of work to focus your efforts

An easy way to simplify your workday
2 min read
Jun
30
How and why to interview your boss-to-be before accepting a job

How and why to interview your boss-to-be before accepting a job

Sustain issue #64 (Get Sustain in your inbox next Thursday) Last week we started to answer the question of how
3 min read
Jun
23
How to find a company that cares about your well-being

How to find a company that cares about your well-being

Here are ways to find out if a company actually cares about you before engaging and during the interview process.
3 min read
Jun
16
Escape burnout at a sustainable pace

Escape burnout at a sustainable pace

Getting out of burnout takes serious time and it can’t be rushed
2 min read
Jun
09
Working like a perennial plant

Working like a perennial plant

Here's what annual and perennial plants can teach us about burnout.
2 min read
Jun
02
Elon Musk and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad coddled tech worker

Elon Musk and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad coddled tech worker

Elon Musk keeps proving what a tone-deaf leader looks like.
4 min read