Leadership TV

Reduce Workplace Stress to Save Global Economy

Stress is massively impacting the global economy. Wondering how? In this video at TED, Rob Cooke explains that the cost of work stress in the US is almost $300 billion annually. Workplace stress is related to the productivity and wellness of the employees. It results in employee disengagement, burnout, and chronic psychological issues. When you add up the cost of all the consequences, it estimates an annual fee of $2.2 trillion. The figure represents 12 percent of the GDP. Cooke believes if employees and managers make strategies to prioritize their mental, physical, and emotional health, saving the economy would be easier.

Show More
Back to top button
Close
Close
X

We use cookies on our website

We use cookies to give you the best user experience. Please confirm, if you accept our tracking cookies. You can also decline the tracking, so you can continue to visit our website without any data sent to third party services.