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Q: What's your biggest stressor at work?

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The most common answer was "Unclear goals" (42%)

Commute
16%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
42%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
16%
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Gender

Male

Commute
16%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 10000+ Male employees
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Female

Commute
16%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
37%
Difficult co-worker
16%
Bad manager
18%
Answered by 5000+ Female employees
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Ethnicity

45%
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Unclear goals

Asian or Pacific Islander answered Unclear goals the most among all other ethnicities.

Caucasian answered Too long hours the least among all other ethnicities.

  • Caucasian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • African American
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Native American
  • Other
Commute
16%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
42%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 10000+ Caucasian
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Commute
17%
Too long hours
14%
Unclear goals
40%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
14%
Answered by 1000+ Hispanic or Latino
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
20%
Too long hours
14%
Unclear goals
35%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 500+ African American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
45%
Difficult co-worker
12%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 1000+ Asian or Pacific Islander
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
23%
Too long hours
15%
Unclear goals
33%
Difficult co-worker
17%
Bad manager
12%
Answered by 100+ Native American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
43%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 500+ Other
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Department

48%
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Unclear goals

Engineering answered Unclear goals the most among all other departments.

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Design
  • Marketing
  • Executive
  • Operations
  • Admin
  • Business Development
  • Finance
  • Communications
  • Customer Support
  • HR
  • IT
  • Legal
  • Sales
Commute
16%
Too long hours
10%
Unclear goals
48%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
13%
Answered by 5000+ working in Engineering department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
11%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
47%
Difficult co-worker
16%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 1000+ working in Product department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
10%
Unclear goals
46%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 1000+ working in Design department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
14%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 1000+ working in Marketing department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
19%
Too long hours
18%
Unclear goals
30%
Difficult co-worker
20%
Bad manager
13%
Answered by 500+ working in Executive department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
14%
Unclear goals
38%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
18%
Answered by 500+ working in Operations department
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Commute
20%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
26%
Difficult co-worker
21%
Bad manager
21%
Answered by 100+ working in Admin department
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Commute
14%
Too long hours
15%
Unclear goals
40%
Difficult co-worker
12%
Bad manager
19%
Answered by 500+ working in Business Development department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
20%
Too long hours
16%
Unclear goals
36%
Difficult co-worker
12%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 100+ working in Finance department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
16%
Unclear goals
38%
Difficult co-worker
19%
Bad manager
12%
Answered by 100+ working in Communications department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
15%
Unclear goals
34%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
20%
Answered by 500+ working in Customer Support department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
18%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
37%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
19%
Answered by 100+ working in HR department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
18%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
42%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 1000+ working in IT department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
20%
Too long hours
17%
Unclear goals
29%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
21%
Answered by 100+ working in Legal department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
15%
Unclear goals
34%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
20%
Answered by 1000+ working in Sales department
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NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Age

45%
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Unclear goals

31-35 answered Unclear goals the most among all other age groups.

41-45 answered Too long hours the least among all other age groups.

  • 18-25
  • 26-30
  • 31-35
  • 36-40
  • 41-45
  • 46-50
  • 51-55
  • 56-60
  • 61-65
  • 66+
Commute
19%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
42%
Difficult co-worker
12%
Bad manager
14%
Answered by 1000+ aged 18-25
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 1000+ aged 26-30
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
45%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 1000+ aged 31-35
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
41%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 1000+ aged 36-40
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
41%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 1000+ aged 41-45
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
37%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
18%
Answered by 1000+ aged 46-50
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
19%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
37%
Difficult co-worker
16%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 500+ aged 51-55
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
18%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
30%
Difficult co-worker
18%
Bad manager
22%
Answered by 100+ aged 56-60
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
29%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
28%
Answered by 100+ aged 61-65
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
17%
Unclear goals
29%
Difficult co-worker
18%
Bad manager
20%
Answered by < 100 aged 66+
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Education

45%
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Unclear goals

Master's answered Unclear goals the most among all other education levels.

  • High school
  • Some college
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral or professional
Commute
22%
Too long hours
15%
Unclear goals
29%
Difficult co-worker
17%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 1000+ with High school education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
18%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
38%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 1000+ with Some college education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
37%
Difficult co-worker
17%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 1000+ with Associate's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 5000+ with Bachelor's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
14%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
45%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 1000+ with Master's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
14%
Unclear goals
41%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
17%
Answered by 500+ with Doctoral or professional education level
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Experience

44%
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Unclear goals

1 to 3 Years answered Unclear goals the most among all other segments.

6 to 10 Years answered Too long hours the least among all other segments.

  • Entry Level
  • 1 to 3 Years
  • 3 to 6 Years
  • 6 to 10 Years
  • Over 10 Years
Commute
21%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
41%
Difficult co-worker
12%
Bad manager
13%
Answered by 500+ with Entry Level experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
14%
Answered by 1000+ with 1 to 3 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
14%
Answered by 1000+ with 3 to 6 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
15%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 1000+ with 6 to 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
39%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
18%
Answered by 5000+ with Over 10 Years experience
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Location

100%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Unclear goals

Fort Lauderdale, FL answered Unclear goals the most among all other locations.

Washington, DC answered Too long hours the least among all other locations.

  • Atlanta
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Houston
  • Los Angeles
  • Minneapolis
  • New York
  • Phoenix
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Washington, DC
Commute
25%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
36%
Difficult co-worker
12%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 100+ in Atlanta
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
14%
Answered by 500+ in Boston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
42%
Difficult co-worker
14%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 500+ in Chicago
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
41%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 100+ in Dallas
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
10%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
46%
Difficult co-worker
18%
Bad manager
14%
Answered by 100+ in Denver
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Unclear goals
100%
Answered by < 100 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
18%
Too long hours
12%
Unclear goals
32%
Difficult co-worker
16%
Bad manager
22%
Answered by 100+ in Houston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
13%
Unclear goals
41%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 1000+ in Los Angeles
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
21%
Too long hours
29%
Unclear goals
50%
Answered by < 100 in Minneapolis
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
40%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
18%
Answered by 1000+ in New York
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
14%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
44%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 100+ in Phoenix
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Unclear goals
47%
Difficult co-worker
16%
Bad manager
21%
Answered by < 100 in San Diego
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
17%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
43%
Difficult co-worker
13%
Bad manager
16%
Answered by 1000+ in San Francisco
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
16%
Too long hours
11%
Unclear goals
43%
Difficult co-worker
15%
Bad manager
15%
Answered by 1000+ in Seattle
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Commute
21%
Too long hours
9%
Unclear goals
46%
Difficult co-worker
11%
Bad manager
13%
Answered by 500+ in Washington, DC
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

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