There’s no escaping the impact of certain acronyms on our lives. We’re all aware of FOMO, short for fear of missing out, but it appears the COVID-19 pandemic has shed light on two other similar acronyms: FOGO and JOMO.
The fear of missing out (or FOMO) is the feeling of envy and insecurity you have when other people are having positive, exciting experiences in their lives and you’re not. It can make you feel depressed, cost you money, and stress you out — but it can also be an incredible motivational tool. Here’s why…