Life was so much easier when I was the Queen. My kingdom, the ancient realm of Bryn Mawr (not to be confused with that lovely town on the Main Line of Philadelphia where the talented well-ahead-of-her-time Kat Hep got her degree), required less than 25% of my time to keep it running smoothly. Of course, I had a lot of help in those days: witches, warlocks, servants and the occasional office manager and social director all of whom were provided compliments of the Witches Council. Although, I had to plead my case every year to secure the budget to pay the team....more
Have you ever been bored out of your mind on the job? If so you know it can be incredibly stressful. Even more so than a fast-paced, high demanding workplace. So why does the stress of boredom get swept under the rug?
You would think that in a time where jobs are scarce and the attitude “I’m just grateful to have a job, any job” is prevalent that boredom would be the least of our worries. Yet, apparently, boredom is spreading.