STRESS AND FEARTHE KILLERS OF PRODUCTIVITY
Nothing destroys productivity in the workplace such as fear. Fear in the modern workplace has reached epidemic levels. Whether entrepreneurs, executives and employees fear retaliation, punishment, humiliation, this emotion quickly leads to dissatisfaction and lowers productivity levels. Once this happens, you’re not far from creating a domino effect that can torpedo creativity and lead to disengagement throughout the company. Fear is also the primary cause of diseases and much of the bad behavior you see in companies. In other words, fear kills the company’s productivity engine.