employee wellness

Job-related stress is a serious issue, that may be getting worse: the American Psychology Association’s Center for Organizational Excellence found in 2013 that one-third of working Americans experience chronic stress. The problem may be getting worse: a more recent 2015 survey from Workplace Trends and Staples Advantage, reported by CIO Magazine, found that over half (53%) of workers are overworked and burned out.
Would it surprise you that many people find work less stressful than home life? "When we looked at the difference between home and work in terms of their cortisol levels — that biological marker of stress — we found that people's cortisol levels were significantly lower at work than they were at home," researcher Sarah Damaske told NPR.
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