The country’s leading mediation and resolution consultancy The TCM Group has launched a new cost-free Conflict Health Check service for organisations to help tackle workplace stress.
Launched to coincide with National Stress Awareness Day on 4th November, the Conflict Health Check is a free consultation – worth between £3,000 and £20,000 – to look at how much conflict could be costing your organisation.
The latest estimates from the Labour Force Survey suggest there were nearly a quarter of a million new cases of work-related stress, depression or anxiety last year in the UK.
And it is not just employees being adversely affected: the LFS survey reported an average of 23 working days were lost per case of stress, anxiety or depression which is costing businesses millions of pounds each year in lost productivity.
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