This doesn’t look like a gym, yet I left exhausted This doesn’t look like a gym, yet I left exhausted. Did a ton of work that mattered. It was a perfect day. the emotional labor a teacher expends all day takes a toll physically Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.