Economic Crisis and Burn-out Syndrome
AbstractThe aim of the paper is to show possible relations between an economic crisis and the development of burn-out syndrome in managers and entrepreneurs. The current economic environment is characterized, and burn-out syndrome is described as well as its possible causes, manifestations and stages. Further, several specific features of managerial jobs which contribute to the development of the burn-out syndrome are presented. The paper also provides information on the possible burn-out prevention including a list of significant protective factors and activities using which managers can lower the level of their work stress and thus prevent the development of the syndrome.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by University of Economics, Prague in its journal Ekonomika a Management.
Volume (Year): 2009 (2009)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Postal: Redakce Ekonomika a management, Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze, nám. W. Churchilla 4, 130 67 Praha 3
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