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7 Tips to Avoid Social Exhaustion

How to Avoid Social Exhaustion When you feel like you spend too much time with your loved ones, you can start to feel like you don’t have any time to yourself. The best thing you can do for social exhaustion is take a step back and figure out what you can change to manage your battery life better next time. Here are a few tips to get you started in balancing your personal time with social time. 1. Learn How to Say No You might be feeling socially exhausted because you have poor boundaries. If you are unable to tell your loved ones you don’t feel like hanging out and would rather recharge your batteries, you may never get adequate time for yourself. When you…

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