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  • Here's what I failed to consider and what makes this book important: I've been in a position where I have had so much on my plate for so long that I can no longer relate to what the authors term as "boreout".

    Strategize 2009

  • More importantly, it's important, as a leader, to look for the signs of employee boreout and how to combat it.

    Strategize 2009

  • Generally, there are three main types, she says. You can be burned out by being overworked and overloaded (“frenetic” burnout), but also by its opposite, “boreout”, where you may feel “consistently underchallenged or underworked”.

    ‘A career change saved my life’: the people who built better lives after burnout Emine Saner 2021


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  • n. Physical or emotional exhaustion and feelings of depression or disillusionment caused by being underemployed at work. (taken from WordSpy)

    May 4, 2008