This IS depressing … what say we work on changing the ratio?
Here’s a depressing statistic to make your weekend. According to Gallup research of the American workplace (25 million respondents to date):
“Of the approximately 100 million people in America who hold full-time jobs, 30 million (30%) are engaged and inspired at work, so we can assume they have a great boss.
At the other end of the spectrum are roughly 20 million (20%) employees who are actively disengaged. These employees, who have bosses from hell that make them miserable, roam the halls spreading discontent.
The other 50 million (50%) American workers are not engaged. They’re just kind of present, but not inspired by their work or their managers.”
Gallup’s CEO, Jim Clifton, goes on to say:
” ….the top 25% of teams — the best managed — versus the bottom 25% in any workplace — the worst managed — have nearly 50% fewer accidents and have 41% fewer quality defects. What’s more, teams…
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