How to Recognize and Avoid Volunteer Burnout

Adam J. Cheshier
5 min readAug 4, 2020

You do not have to be willing to throw in a towel to improve your volunteer experience. These little changes can make a big difference.

Volunteering is often necessary for non-profit organizations, especially when they are understaffed and overworked. But what happens when volunteers become frustrated and the joy of doing their job diminishes? They can burn out and then they have to act…

Adam J. Cheshier

Documenting obscure pockets of the world across long-distance overland expeditions. Recently celebrated 7 years of nomadism.