Tag: Mental health

80% of small business owners ‘experiencing poor mental health’

Four in five small business owners report experiencing symptoms of poor mental health at least a few times a year, according to a new study by Mental Health UK and the small business lender iwoca. The research also found that the Covid-19 crisis has made this more acute, with people reporting panic attacks and experiencing symptoms of depression more frequently

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ACAS launches guidance on mental health during coronavirus, whilst working from home

Workplace experts ACAS has published new guidance to help staff manage their mental health at work during coronavirus. A new ACAS-commissioned YouGov survey conducted has found that nearly two out of five employees working from home felt stressed, anxious or experienced mental health difficulties due to their working situation. The poll also found that: One in two people working from

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Real costs of Covid-19

Accountants have revealed that an alarming one in 10 of their SME clients have shared the fact that they’ve had suicidal thoughts, according to a shocking poll from ACCA UK. Asked about their clients’ mental health, some 89% of practitioners say their clients have reported feeling more stressed than usual and not sleeping, with 78% stating a worsening mental health

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