Mar 30, 2021
Welcome to RIMScast. Your host is Justin Smulison, Business Content Manager at RIMS, the Risk and Insurance Management Society.
One challenge that many risk professionals and employees face is work-from-home burnout and Zoom fatigue. Joining Justin today to explain the neuroscience behind it all is RIMScast friend and return guest, Dr. Gleb Tsipurksy!
Dr. Gleb Tsipursky is the CEO of Disaster Avoidance Experts, LLC. — a boutique consulting, coaching, and training firm empowering leaders and organizations to avoid business disasters. Dr. Tsipursky is also a best-selling author. One of his most recent books, Resilience: Adapt and Plan for the New Abnormal of the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic, offers expert advice for developing practical, emotional, and spiritual skills that any leader can master in order to become more resilient in this time of crisis.
As a neuroscientist, Dr. Gleb Tsipursky offers his unique insights in this episode on the evolving risks that are work-from-home burnout and Zoom fatigue. He shares how we can all better approach pesky virtual meetings, the difference between necessary vs. unnecessary remote meetings, advice on how to limit the amount of unnecessary remote meetings, and how to overcome Zoom fatigue!
Dr. Gleb Tsipursky is also running an upcoming RIMS webinar on April 6th titled, “How to Defeat Work-From-Home Burnout and Zoom Fatigue Using Neuroscience for Risk Management Professionals.” Be sure to register in order to catch that invaluable conversation on April 6th, 2021!
[:01] About RIMS’s Global Membership.
[:25] About today’s episode!
[:36] About this year’s Spencer & Sedgwick 5K Fun Run!
[1:06] About RIMS LIVE 2021 virtual event on April 19–29, 2021.
[1:36] More about today’s show with Dr. Gleb Tsipursky, his upcoming RIMS webinar, and his white paper, “How To Defeat Work From Home Burnout.”
[2:11] Justin welcomes Dr. Gleb Tsipursky back to the podcast.
[3:07] How and why should risk professionals still be taking the same approach regarding neuroscience and realistic pessimism as they did last year?
[6:07] Dr. Tsipursky explains the difference between shifting from remote work as opposed to making a strategic difference.
[11:06] Dr. Tsipursky defines necessary vs. unnecessary remote meetings.
[13:00] About some fantastic upcoming RIMS webinars!
[14:15] Dr. Tsipursky shares his advice on how to limit the amount of unnecessary remote meetings.
[17:24] Would it be a good strategy to put a visual timer on meetings so that those attending are assured that the meeting won’t snowball into a longer one?
[19:06] Has Dr. Gleb Tsipursky experienced Zoom fatigue himself? How has he addressed it personally so that he doesn’t experience it?
[20:42] About Dr. Tsipursky’s upcoming webinar, “How to Defeat Work-From-Home Burnout and Zoom Fatigue Using Neuroscience for Risk Management Professionals.”
[20:56] Justin thanks Dr. Gleb Tsipursky for joining RIMScast once again and shares some of the links to check out in this episode’s show notes!
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