Let’s talk about the elephant in the room- burnout. Whether or not you’re addressing it, that elephant is there, large and in charge.
Blind (a workplace app for the tech industry) reported in 2018 that 57.16% of tech employees are burning out. That number went down in 2019. But that number isn’t just back up in 2020, it’s climbing. Of those surveyed in February, 61% said they’re burned out. In May, that number grew to 73%. Burnout has risen by 12% due to COVID-19 in four weeks. Why?
- Fear of job security causes people to work harder and longer hours to prove they are an...