'Tis the Season for Holiday and Workplace Stress

By Robert Half on November 3, 2017 at 10:54pm


Which aspect of the holiday season is most stressful for you on the job?

32% Balancing holiday events and work obligations
23% Taking time off and coming back to a heavy workload
18% Having fewer people available to help with the workload
11% Buying gifts for coworkers/business contacts
8% Attending office holiday events
8% Other

What would you most like your company to do to help alleviate stress during the year-end holiday season?

37% Give higher year-end bonuses
32% Allow more flexible work schedules
17% Provide more paid vacation
8% Bring in temporary staff to help with the workload
6% Other

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 2,700 workers in the United States

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