The Physical Toll of Burnout

Here’s an interesting article from the American Psychological Association: Burnout harms workers’ physical health through many pathways

According to the article, burnout increases your likelihood of cardiovascular disease as much as other known risk factors such as smoking. It’s an interesting but rather disturbing article if you’re concerned about the physical effects of burnout.

If you’re not sure whether burnout is a problem among your staff, you can make a quick assessment using a helpful tool from Dr Beverly Potter called Is Your Staff Burning Out?