Stress! There is more of that going around these days. Stress if not handled properly manifests itself in a variety of symptoms: back pain, neck pain, Adult Acne, headaches, chronic fatigue, diminished immune system, lack of enthusiasm and more.
According to Deepak Chopra, employee productivity drops by 40% if your manager ignores you and 20% if your manager does not ignore but criticizes you. However, if your manager notices your strength and acknowledges it; the drop in productivity is negligible.
Swedish researchers have shown that individuals facing extreme stress at work, problems with their boss or being abused by coworkers are more likely to take sick leave. "More work, more responsibility and fewer hands" was the primary cause resulting in stress. Stressful relationships with colleagues and bosses also resulted in stress. Workplace harassment, discrimination and being assigned menial tasks also heightened stress.
So do people really get sick or use the down timeRead More »from Managers â€“ You may be the reason employees call in sick