The top causes of long term sickness were mental ill health & stress with 59% & 54% respectively.
The top three causes of stress related illness are:
- Workloads / volume of work. 62%
- Management style. 43%
- Relationships at work. 30%
Your style as a manager needs to vary depending upon the different environments and employees. Management styles can be categorised as autocratic, democratic and laissez faire. What do you think your’s is?
If you need help with either your own management style or your managers’ style then drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org – it’s what I’m here for.
The full report is available here.
CIPD’s Top tips to support managers to minimise stress in their teams is available here.