80%: Percentage of employees who say they would quit a job over mental health
About eight in 10 employees say they would consider quitting their current position for a job that focused more on employee mental health, according to a survey of 1,000 workers by TELUS International, a telecommunications company.
What it means for HR leaders
COVID-19 is having a huge impact on employees’ mental health: 75% of U.S. employees have struggled at work due to anxiety caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and other recent world events, according to the survey. That’s already bad news for employers and