Employees Are Stressed? Here’s What to Do!

ache-19005_1280You have employees under stress at work. Maybe they aren’t handling their jobs satisfactorily.  Here’s what you can do:

First step: Don’t overreact.  Don’t make accusations and don’t threaten.

Second step:  If the employee’s stress is severe, get help for him or her from a professional counselor or a psychologist.

Third step: If the stress, and the resulting poor job performance, is caused by the employee’s personal (non-work) life, then back off.  Don’t try to be a father, mother, brother, sister, priest, minister, or psychiatrist to your employees.

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