Why video calls are so draining

Yes, zoom fatigue is real, especially if you have to prepare, present or substantially contribute on a video call. Don’t simply say yes to all requests for video calls because it is so much easier than previous travel. This is a new normal so consider if a video call is necessary. It is great that you can connect with many more people than ever before, but you can also overdo it. Time management still applies, it is simply redefined.