Presenteeism

Many organisations still view presenteeism – working when ill – as an indication of a strong work ethic and loyalty to the business. But an increasing amout of research shows that presenteeism has long-term deleterious effects on health, performance and the economy. Why do we show up to work when sick? The stigma associated with being off sick, company policies to reduce absenteeism, and the pressure of high job demands are just a few reasons. Explore our content hub to discover more about this pervasive issue.