Are you Exhausted at Work?
It’s time for a wake-up call when nearly three-quarters (74%) of U.S. workers say they work while tired, and nearly one-third (31%) say they do so very often.
That’s the findings of a new survey by staffing firm Accountemps, and the productivity impact parallels the health & safety impact the CDC cited when describing sleep deficiency as “A Public Health Problem.”
The costs of working tired – both for professionals and the businesses they work for – are high: Respondents cite lack of focus or being easily distracted (52%), procrastinating more (47%), being grumpy (38%) and making more mistakes (29%) among the consequences. (See survey findings infographic below.) Read More …