Let’s talk about stress. This man looks stressed, but he’s upsetting our advertisers, so let’s ban him…

All about stress.
And a moribund, failed UK newspaper.

Wirral In It Together

29th May 2013

Here’s a link to a section of The Guardian online.  This is the weekly live Q&A “open” forum discussion – on a subject of interest to Local Government employees:


This is usually a forum for experts in the field, and anybody else who’s interested and registered, to debate and discuss a given topic.  This week, it was the subject of ‘Managing Stress in Local Government Jobs’.  This is workplace stress – as suffered in increasing amounts – by local government employees UK wide, at all levels:  Chief Executives and directors have personal obligations under the Health & Safety Executive for reducing stress in the workforce; whereas middle managers; social workers; teachers; administrative staff, manual workers, etc. have a different role to fulfil, that of lining up as sitting targets.

I know about stress.  In fact, I know a lot about stress, having suffered it to…

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