Tags: stress

New research indicates a ‘confidence crisis’ in the British workplace

British employees are suffering from a wide range of confidence issues in the workplace, according to new research commissioned by Feel Good Contact Lenses and conducted by Red Dot Research in July 2015. A sample of more than 1000 consumers were surveyed.  Unsurprisingly, presenting to large groups of people in the office (52%) or public speaking…

Malcolm Scovil: Ignore stressed employees at your peril

Two things in the news recently have concerned me a great deal. First, research on employee perceptions of employee engagement programmes shows that the majority of employees in Europe think that their employers see it as a ‘tick box’ exercise. Worse than that, a significant proportion of managers that actively survey their employees on engagement…

Stress related claims are becoming more common and ‘stress’ is often given as a reason for absence from work. Workplace stress can result from many things, the two most common are workplace disputes and overwork. Lucinda Bromfield of Bevans Solicitors, provides key insights into how to reduce and tackle stress in the workplace; offering a…