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Workplace Loneliness Is Sad for People and Bad for Business

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“Loneliness can contribute to depression, which is a costly problem, It’s important to teach managers how to start a conversation with an employee who seems lonely,” said one source.

From communication tech tools to open-floor office plans, employers are finding ways to encourage collaboration. Yet loneliness in the United States is on the rise and that is proving detrimental to worker well-being and bad for business.

Nearly three-fourths of Americans experience loneliness, according to a 2016 Harris poll. For many it’s not an occasional occurrence but a persistent problem, with one-third saying that they feel lonely at least once a week, the

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