Covid has had a devastating impact on many small businesses, forcing hundreds of thousands of them to shut down. Now comes word about the impact the disease has had on small business owners.
A new survey from Capital One Business found that many of the owners are exhausted. And for good reason.
According to the company, the survey found that “small business owners are acutely feeling the impact on their mental well being and their ability to maintain work-life balance as a result of navigating pandemic-related disruptions and fluctuating mandates across the country for nearly two years.
Janice Litvin, the author of the Banish Burnout Toolkit, said that, “unreasonable workloads and deadlines eventually cause burnout. True burnout is defined by the World Health Organization as chronic stress that is not successfully managed.”
Burnout can create a crisis at and for any organization. The crisis can be much worse