The Relationships Between Stress, Drinking, and Complaints at Work

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Jeremy D. Mackey of Auburn University and Pamela L. Perrewé of Florida State University. They recently published an article in the Group and Organization Management entitled “The Relationships Between Hindrance Stressors, Problem Drinking, and Somatic Complaints at Work" which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, Mackey speaks … Continue reading The Relationships Between Stress, Drinking, and Complaints at Work

Old Stress, New Stress, Bad Stress, Eustress: Challenging Employees with Positive Organizational Stress

[We're pleased to welcome Wendy Becker of Shippensburg University. Dr. Becker recently published an article in Human Resource Development Review with co-authors M. Blake Hargrove of Shippensburg University and Debra Hargrove of Dickinson College, entitled "The HR Eustress Model: Creating Work Challenge Through Positive Stress."] What inspired you to be interested in this topic? We … Continue reading Old Stress, New Stress, Bad Stress, Eustress: Challenging Employees with Positive Organizational Stress

Are Authentic Leadership and Fairness Connected?

[We're pleased to welcome Christa Kiersch of University of Wisconsin–La Crosse. Dr. Kiersch recently collaborated with Zinta S. Byrne of Colorado State University on their article from Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies entitled "Is Being Authentic Being Fair? Multilevel Examination of Authentic Leadership, Justice, and Employee Outcomes."] Like many interested in leadership and organizational … Continue reading Are Authentic Leadership and Fairness Connected?

Is Workplace Conflict Good or Bad?

Editor’s note: We are pleased to welcome Alice H. Y. Hon of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, whose article “The Effects of Group Conflict and Work Stress on Employee Performance,” co-authored by Wilco W. Chan of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, is forthcoming in Cornell Hospitality Quarterly and now available in the journal's OnlineFirst section. In … Continue reading Is Workplace Conflict Good or Bad?

Work Stress and Health: New Journal of Management Collection

The Journal of Management (JOM) has a new Editor's Choice collection on the topic of Work Stress and Health, with all articles free to access now through March 24. JOM recently found that about 7% of full-time workers experienced a major depressive episode in the past year. And according to the APA's latest Stress in … Continue reading Work Stress and Health: New Journal of Management Collection