At VA, our goal is to provide quality care for our Veterans. And we know that when our employees are happy and healthy, they provide superior care. We encourage our staff to be attentive to their mental health and maintain an optimistic attitude, while acknowledging there are good days and bad days. Here are a few tips to help you finish each workday on a high note.
Review your accomplishments
Set a few minutes aside to review the days’ productivity. Recognizing your output will boost your confidence. Even if you only checked small items off your to-do list, know those are crucial for executing the larger items.
Prepare for tomorrow
Make a list of urgent to-do items. This will save you time in the morning. You’ll feel more organized and less burdened.
Tidy up your workspace
When your desk is cluttered, it’s likely your mind is too. Getting organized for the next day will help you feel less scattered, more confident and in control.
Plan for the future
Happiness requires effort. Just as you would a meeting or conference, schedule reminders or appointments in your calendar that you can look forward to. Making time for things that bring you joy will improve your quality of life.
At VA, we support a work-life balance for all our staff and take strides to create a positive work environment at each of our facilities. With generous benefits and plenty of opportunities for professional growth, you’re sure to find the right fit for you. So, explore VA today and search career opportunities in your area.