Anyone who's ever had a job will tell you that stress and work go hand in hand. And you know what? They're right. The job-stress connection isn't new. It's been around as long as the concept of employment. So why should businesses worry about it? And why now?
We want to have our stuff together, or at least look like we do. To appear stressed, fatigued or overwhelmed is viewed as a sign of weakness. In our desire to have it all and be it all we are masking the warning signs of burnout.