Study Shows Workplace Stress Increasing

Employees at various organizations today are presented with a changing workplace. This is one reason for increased anxiety and stress. The percentage of American workers who suffer work stress was 83 percent in 2013.

This is an increase of 10 percent from last year. The main reason workers feel they are under stress is due to depressed salaries or low pay.

Harris Interactive for Everett College released a study for the third year in a row that looked at employee stress.

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Are your Employees Feeling Anxious about Workplace Changes?

The changing economic world that exists today means workplaces and employers may struggle to keep up. This can result in employees who feel stressed or have a high level of anxiety.

Research shows there are a lot of workers that feel this way across the country. This means you should not feel alone, when a workplace seem to be in flux.

Individuals need to learn how to cope with workplace stress and to reach out for help when managing workplace anxiety is necessary.

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Successories Wins Best Places to Work

We Won Best Places to Work 2014

Successories ranked #6 of the best places to work in Counselor magazine published by the Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI) and winner of three Jesse H. Neal Awards (considered the Pulitzer Prize of the business press).

Ranking in the top 10 of an $18.5 billion dollar industry is further testament to Successories philosophy and mission. Timothy M. Andrews, president and chief executive officer of ASI, stated “For many companies, happiness is now a job requirement on par with great benefits and a 401k, something rewarded in spades by loyalty and hard work.”

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2014 Best Places to Work – #6 Successories

As originally reported by Counselor Magazine

A best place to work can be defined in many ways. It’s a company that has motivated and highly productive staffers. Or, a company where employees simply love to work. Or, an organization that respects and honors the hard work of its people. Or, a place in which every employee feels connected to the higher goals.

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Top 7 Workplace Movies of All Time

One of the best aspects of movies is they can be a timeless tradition. People can choose to see any type of movie in the comfort of their own home or at the theater. The best thing about movies is providing a way to escape from our lives for awhile. There are many movie genres that exist and many movies that use the workplace as the main focus. Review seven that can easily be considered all time favorites.

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Keeping Your Employees Engaged

Businesses today are discovering that keeping workers or staff productive, loyal, and engaged is not an easy task. The challenge is retaining talent in the face of ongoing competition. Most companies need to offer higher salaries to a decreasing availability of talented workers. The top priorities for any business today is employee retention and talent management. One thing to keep in mind is the use of a monetary reward is not the only motivator available for a business to keep employees engaged.

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