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Managing Stress at Work: Uncertainty Reducers

Jan Lawrence,

As uncertainty increases so do feelings of anxiety and insecurity. This increases the risk of stress. Approaches that reduce uncertainty and ambiguity reduce the risk substantially. Many of these approaches involve communication and decision making. Reducing uncertainty is particularly important in times of organisational change when the risk of stress is high. Continue Reading Managing Stress at Work: Uncertainty Reducers

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CUSP™ Control Enablers

Jan Lawrence,

Research and experience tells us that if you can:

Enable increased perception of control;
Reduce uncertainty, and the associated anxiety and insecurity;
Provide support, especially in highly pressurised or stressful situations;
Tackle sources of pressure (stressors) in your work area…
..then you will minimise the risk of stress-related illness and increase wellbeing and performance at work. Continue Reading CUSP™ Control Enablers

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