OVERCOMING OBSTACLES: Presenteeism

You have probably heard of absenteeism, but what about presenteeism? Presenteeism occurs when people come to work despite being unwell and tends to be associated with psychological rather than physical malady. Ontario-based website Workplace Mental Health Promotion examines some causes of presenteeism and some surprising statistics that suggest that it may be worse for productivity than absenteeism. To view this article, click here.