The World Health Organization defines burnout as “a syndrome conceptualized as resulting from chronic workplace stress that has not been successfully managed”, characterized by
“feelings of energy depletion or exhaustion
“It’s not a temporary affliction: It’s the millennial condition. It’s our base temperature. It’s our background music. It’s the way things are. It’s our lives.”— How Millennials Became The Burnout Generation, Anne Helen Petersen
Why do so many of us feel burnt out? Millennials report that with the popular rise of entrepreneurship and social media, the resulting “hustle culture” has created a distortion of reality in which work is a neverending priority in life. This has put many under the pressure to constantly work without taking breaks.
Millennials are keenly aware that time is the most precious and non-renewable resource that we all have. Everyone is in search of more time because there simply isn’t enough to check off everything on our daunting to-do lists. Everything in our day-to-day lives feels like a race against time.
If you already have good productivity and time management habits in place but still feel overwhelmed with a neverending to-do list, it might be time to consider supercharging your life with some time-saving hacks.
Biohacking Can Increase Productivity
The self-improvement aisle at the bookstore is filled with productivity books on how to accomplish more in less time.
Popularized by renowned self-improvement experts Dave Asprey and Tim Ferris, biohacking is a popular trend among Silicon Valley folks and technology enthusiasts who have a curious and keen interest in self-experimentation.
One of the first biohacking techniques to gain mainstream traction was bulletproof coffee: a blended mixture of hot coffee, grass-fed organic ghee, and coconut MCT oil. Bulletproof coffee lovers claim that the blend provides sustained releases of energy from the caffeine from the coffee and the ketogenic effects of the fats.
Synthetic Grass Saves Homeowners Time And Money
From self-driving cars to life on Mars, Elon Musk is a technology entrepreneur and business magnate known to work between 90 to 120 hours per week. Hustle culture glorifies ridiculously long working hours by pointing to entrepreneurs like Musk—if he can run multiple successful tech companies, who is to say that their workload is too much to handle?
If we can put a man on the moon, we can create a lawn that you never have to water or mow. Artificial turf is quite popular in Orange County, as homeowners want a luscious, uniform green lawn without spending the enormous amount of time, energy, and money required for lawn maintenance.Read Stan U.‘s review of NoMow Turf on Yelp
The most time-consuming parts of maintaining a lawn are regular watering and mowing. If your schedule is already jam-packed, installing a synthetic lawn will allow you to cross one big thing off your to-do list so that you can use that time on relaxing and recovering from burnout.
Homeowners of any age can benefit from synthetic grass, especially senior homeowners who may not have the physical mobility required for the physical labor of lawn care.
NoMow Turf installs beautiful landscape artificial grass for putting greens, pets, sports fields, schools, front yards, backyards, and more.