Wednesday, November 16, 2005

Is your paycheck worth the stress?

You have to like your job or it will create stress ...

"Feel like your job is killing you? Your work might not be lethal, but it could be taking an unseen toll on your health. Medicine increasingly recognizes the link between stressful jobs and a host of medical problems, from tension headaches and stomach distress to hypertension and heart disease.

"It seems like it's a progressive epidemic related to the workplace and the uncertainties out there," she says.

Surveys consistently reveal that half or more of American workers feel stressed. One quarter cite their jobs as the major stressor in their lives, according to a Northwestern National Life survey. Three-quarters believe workers today face more on-the-job stress than a generation ago, Princeton Survey Research Associates found."   continued ...   (Via IndyStar)

Stressful Job - User Interface Design, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Ergonomics

Stressful Job.

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