Presenteeism: the virtually absent worker

Presenteeism: the virtually absent worker

Presenteeism is being present at work when stressed or ill or being present at work for more hours than is required.  The word is now better known but not necessarily taken into account as a serious problem. Figures usually focus on absenteeism, and current trends...
7 reasons why you pulled a sickie on Monday February 2

7 reasons why you pulled a sickie on Monday February 2

Monday February 2 is National Sickie Day. No, it’s not a national holiday, but more a universal recognition that the first working day of February is not a particularly attractive prospect. You’ll never know if we made it in to the office or not, but if...