New research reveals that nearly a quarter of UK employees rate themselves as ‘unproductive’ at work, equating to seven million of the nation’s total workforce.
Research find that businesses are being forced into making redundancies and unable to pay salaries due to late payment of invoices.
UK small business leaders believe over a quarter of their staff perform below average, according to a survey of small business owners.
Investing in staff is the secret ingredient to grow a business, say UK SMEs.
Despite almost two-thirds of British employees saying they would consider an extended leave away from work, it seems they are unlikely to take such a break and instead risk burn-out.