burnout

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Is internal competition at agency groups stoking staff burnout?

Industry figures give their views on whether a root cause of adland's worsening talent drain is 'the mental health hazard' of teams within holding companies 'fighting over the client budget'.

Jul 27, 2022

Project vs retainer: Which is better to manage burnout, creativity, and profitability?

As more clients split up their marketing budgets, it's making way for short-term projects. We ask agency leaders how this affects staff workload, creative output, and business sense.

Jul 7, 2022

Agency leaders must tackle burnout or ‘risk talent exodus’, IPA president warns

Wellbeing initiatives and flexible working policies do not address the root causes, according to Julian Douglas.

Jul 4, 2022

Covid taught us how to build human-first workplaces

The pandemic accelerated conversations and real action around work-life balance; mental health and wellness; and leadership and culture, says the deputy managing director at Redhill.

Jun 13, 2022

Create more by caring less

Finding that sweet spot between caring too much and caring too little can be difficult, contends the head of APAC for Dropbox.

Aug 10, 2021

Don't wait for a bereavement before you switch off from work

The CSO of Engine reflects on the importance of properly unplugging.