Category: Social Media and Mental Health

  • On Resilience

    On Resilience

    “Resilience” is a word I have been meditating on lately. Somehow, against all odds, I have become a resilient person. I never saw that coming. So why am I writing about this on a blog dedicated to issues around social media? Odd choice, right? Not really, if you think about it. If you’ve worked in […]

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  • How I Learned to Do More Work By Cleaning My House

    How I Learned to Do More Work By Cleaning My House

    If you were to ask me what I hate doing more than anything, I’d say, without hesitation, that it’s obviously cleaning my house. Just come on in on a random Tuesday afternoon to take a look at my office to see my random piles and the dust that seems to be accumulating everywhere. I’m a […]

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  • How to Work When You’re Emotional

    How to Work When You’re Emotional

    I’m admittedly a person with big feelings. You might even go so far as to say I’m an empath. I take a lot in, which can be a total asset. It makes me actually feel what our social media communities feel. However, it means that I can also get emotional. Sometimes about random things. If […]

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  • The Perfectionism Problem on Social Media

    The Perfectionism Problem on Social Media

    We have heard so many times about how the perfectionism on social media is harming our mental health. It’s to the point that people are getting plastic surgery to look like Instagram filters. It’s a serious problem and there is thankfully a movement to combat it with the realities of their life, and I frankly […]

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  • How to Work in Social Media and Maintain Your Mental Health

    How to Work in Social Media and Maintain Your Mental Health

    I’m the first to say working in social media can be an absolute drain on your mental health. Those social media breaks others get to take to clear their head? Not an option. Choosing what and how you consume content? Not completely in your control. But it doesn’t have to totally break you. There can […]

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  • What to Do When You Are Burnt Out

    What to Do When You Are Burnt Out

    I know, I know. Who needs another post about being burnt out on the job? Probably the most popular thing to post about right now in our post-pandemic world. But I still stand by my decision to post about this, because I don’t think we write about this enough. Yes, everyone is writing about it, […]

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