Episode 165: How to Overcome Burnout in Your Photography Business – Debbie Neff

Do your busy seasons leave you feeling overwhelmed, leading to burnout? Trust us, you’re not alone!

In episode 165 of the Bokeh Podcast, Debbie Neff provides tips on how to avoid burnout with just a few simple changes to your behaviors in business. Listen as she shares how to reduce stress, stay positive, & move forward when busy season comes around.

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Time Technique: Outsource, Set Realistic Goals, and Take Commercial Breaks

Brand Position: Natural, Dreamy, & Romantic Wedding Photographer

The Lesson: Let go of things you can’t control.

The Gear Bag: Canon 5d mk iii + 85mm 1.4 + Sigma Art 35mm 1.4

Three Behaviors that Lead to Burnout:
1. Not saying no when you should.
2. Not giving yourself enough down time.
3. Being pessimistic about your business and work.

How to Avoid Burnout:
1. Hit the pause button.
2. Find a different creative outlet.
3. Remember your why.
4. Figure out if your workflow can be more efficient.

Mentioned in this episode:
alleiarestaurant.com
twotenjack.com
garyvaynerchuk.com