Rookie Designer 150 – Preventing Burnout

February 28th, 2016 · 39 mins 38 secs

About this Episode

This episode Carl and Jake talk about how they cope with stress and preventing burnout. With different perspectives, Carl dealing with a more corporate environment and Jake with running is own business, as well as a more isolated situation, they provide some suggestions on how designers can prevent burnout. It's easy to get caught up in the day to day activities and the looming deadlines. However it's important that designers take care of themselves so they can be a more productive freelancer and business owner. Both share personal stories about their own past situations and share what they have learned.

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Show Links

Total Confusion -
Gary Con -
Drive Thru RPG -
Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey - Book Link
Jab Jab Jab Right Hook by Gary Vaynerchuk - Book Link
Show Me, Don't Tell Me by David Holston - Book Link
Graphic Designer Coffee Mug - Product Link
Chef - Movie Link

Carl's Design Business

Holy Carp Design -
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Holy Carp Design on Twitter -
Carl on LinkedIn -

Jake's Design Business

Graphic Precision -
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Jake on Twitter -
Jake on LinkedIn -
Jake on SnapChat -

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