Health

21st Century Work Is Killing You

Published On 10/30/2015 Published On 10/30/2015
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That standing desk ain’t gonna help, both in terms of health and how much your co-workers respect you.

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There’s a reason the PowerPoint you tried to finish at 3am totally sucks -- you’re throwing the worst version of yourself at a task.

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It turns out that stress from your job leads to hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and decreased mental health.

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It’s actually better to be unemployed than to work at a job you hate.

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The US remains the only industrialized nation in the entire world that doesn’t have laws requiring employers to provide workers with paid vacation.

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