You’re not the only one tired of holding back-to-back video meetings on Zoom. At the Wall Street Journal CEO Council Summit Eric Yuan, CEO of Zoom admitted that he was sick of it Zoom Meet and experience ‘Zoom fatigueMention of a day in April last year that 19 consecutive sessions were attended. To relieve the exhaustion, Yuan said he did not plan to hold consecutive meetings.
“I’m so tired of it … I have Facing fatigue“He said while mentioning that he has been holding meetings for a long time.
Last year, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella also talked about encountering fatigue. Speaking at the WSJ CEO Council in October 2021, Nadella said video conferencing will be a crucial part of daily routine, but that doesn’t mean people would stop going to offices entirely.
One of the most important things Nadella shared is that working from home requires more discipline and time management. If you are just waking up, starting work, and continuing to attend back-to-back meetings, you will be burned out very soon. “You have to plan more and better when you work from home,” said Nadella.
Maintaining strict deadlines for each meeting is another crucial aspect of avoiding burnout. According to him, you need to plan your day, include breaks and meet strict deadlines. You need to first set and stick to your working hours. And so that you can stick to the schedule, you need to plan the smallest details. You need to be aware that you will not be scheduling a meeting when it is time to have dinner.