Friday, 25 October 2013
Extraordinarily high levels of stress among the American workers, coupled with other negative health and wellness measures, brought down the overall U.S. ranking in an international study of how nations foster healthy, educated, and productive workforces. Our Coping with Stress and Depression webinar can help you learn to manage your stress!
The Human Capital Report from the World Economic Forum places the United States at 16th among 122 countries in education, health, employment, and work environment as indicators of fostering the work force. Although the U.S. had respectable numbers in attracting and retaining outstanding workers, education, and working environment, the poor showing in health and wellness caused the overall rating to drop.
It is alarming that the U.S. ranked 106th of 122 nations in rates of stress. There are a variety of simple and effective ways to manage stress. You can learn ways to manage stress, recognize anxiety and depression, and get help from our free Coping with Stress and Depression webinar.
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