Kevin Nicholson

Guest Kevin Nicholson

UX-focussed Designer & Front End Web Developer specialising in on-brand marketing website production using Craft CMS, combining decades of Graphic Design experience

Season 07 Episode 4 – Mar 12, 2024  
42:30  Show Notes

Motivation, Burnout, and Imposter Syndrome, with Kevin Nicholson.


In this episode we discuss motivation, burnout, and imposter syndrome including our experiences and strategies on how to handle

Show Notes

  • Kevin's origin story
  • How important is doing work that you enjoy doing?
  • Routine work vs cool projects
  • Luck is when preparation meets opportunity - Roman philosopher Seneca
  • Imposter syndrome
  • Don't beat yourself up, go for a walk, talk to a colleague
  • The industry changes so rapidly its impossible to keep up
  • We're all partial stack developers
  • There's always somebody better than you. The person you should compare yourself to is yourself.
  • Burnout
  • Ideas to get over burnout
  • The ancestor to every action is a thought - Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Feast or Famine
  • Money management
  • The juggernaut of fear, guilt
  • Schedule time for yourself (self care)
  • Set boundaries and limits
  • Inspiration

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