Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Bad Bosses, Hazardous to Your Health

You may have know this already, but this article points to research that shows a bad boss can be hazardous to your heatlh.

The Boston Globe
Sick and tired of your lousy boss?

It's more than a mere irritation. It could kill you.

Swedish researchers report Tuesday that workers saddled for four years with managers who were inconsiderate, opaque, uncommunicative, and poor advocates were about 60 percent more likely to suffer a heart attack or other life-threatening cardiac condition. By contrast, employees whose managers exhibited robust leadership skills were roughly 40 percent less...

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