Category Archives: Stress

Job Insecurity Up

British workers are feeling more insecure about their jobs, according to a survey funded by the Economic and Social Research Council and the UK Commission for Employment and Skills. Public employees are now more insecure than those in the private … Continue reading

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Stress of a Job You Hate

An interesting report from Peter Butterworth at the Australian National University (via the Daily Mail) on the health effects of a job (or boss) you hate, or job insecurity. It is just as bad as being unemployed from a mental … Continue reading

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Managing Stress – Possible Redundancy

According to the CIPD/SimplyHealth survey on Absence Management, stress is now the most common cause of sickness absence in the UK (and this does not count other mental health issues). On one level, pressure is what gets us out of … Continue reading

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