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#PayChat: Is Your Job Stressing You Out?


Is work-related stress taking over your life? In today’s world many Americans are feeling overworked and under pressure. Heavy workloads, long hours, poor management, insufficient training and lack of resources all contribute to increased levels of stress.

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The effects of being overworked and stressed are harmful to both employees and employers if the issues are not addressed. Please join us this Wednesday, November 27th, at 10:30 a.m. (PST) for our monthly twitter chat, #PayChat to discuss the effects of stress in the workplace.

PayScale recently released a new report called Stressed Across America. This study looks at job stress rates in relation to median pay among common jobs in America’s largest cities. This Wednesday, we’ll dive deeper into this report to discuss how job stress affects your health, career and productivity.

During this 30-minute Twitter chat, we’ll discuss the following questions:

  • What are some of the causes of work-related stress?
  • How do you deal with stress in the workplace?
  • How is stress affecting your career?
  • How does employee stress affect employers?
  • What can employers do to help alleviate stress in the workplace?

If this will be your first time joining us for #PayChat, check out the “Introducing #PayChat” post for more information. #PayChat happens on the last Wednesday of every month at 10:30 a.m. (PDT) and as always, feedback is appreciated. If you have a topic that you would like us to discuss in a future #PayChat, please share it on Twitter or in the comment section below.

Tell Us What You Think

We want to hear from you! Do you have any stories to share, advice or questions to ask about stress in the workplace? Send us a tweet, join #PayChat or leave a message in the comment section below.


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