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The stress factor

It is measurable, tangible and misinterpreted – but what can we learn from it?

Even though stress is a fashionable topic for employee engagement and leadership discussions, the term is often misinterpreted as a synonym for bad moods, anxiety, mental health issues or general conflict. But how would a manager or business owner be able to manage their staff efficiently if stress remained either undetected or mismanaged?

Dr Eniko Zsoldos has researched stress and stress response and their impact on the brain. In her interview with Business Reporter Dr Zsoldos explains the mechanisms of stress response, and how we can measure its effects on our health.


Originally published in Business Reporter Online: June 2018

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