Real World Group feature in Personnel Today

Posted on November 9, 2017

The World Health Organization has called stress “the epidemic of the 21st Century”, and work-related stress is argued to be the major factor causing this phenomenon (Fink G, 2016). Research by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and XpertHR estimates that the cost of time off due to stress-related factors is at least £6 billion across the UK economy (Shearer N, 2013). Evidence shows that leadership style has a major impact on levels of employee stress. Juliette Alban-Metcalfe, CEO of Real World Group, discusses in Personnel Today how leaders need to change to boost employee performance and improve mental health at work. You can read the article in full here;