Psychopathic bosses and rude colleagues, the most frightening reasons why Romanian employees would look for another job
Romanian employees were asked by eJobs which are the most frightening things about their jobs, and 42% of them believe that ‘a psychopathic boss’ is the most frightening thing at the workplace and the reason for looking for a new job. 29% would be doing the same thing because of the colleagues who ‘stab you the back’ and 10% are reluctant to work until midnight. Nevertheless, 7% say nothing could frighten them so much so as to look for another job, hotnews.ro reports.
The employees also mention as reasons the huge volume of work – 21%, the ‘clown bosses’ – 14%, the ‘witch colleagues’ – 13% and ‘sittings with circus’ – 12%. Other reasons mentioned are the stress to arrive at work until a fix moment, the fear to be fired, to work with an incompetent boss, lack of communication and wage not being paid.
The survey was conducted in October 2017 on a sample of 1,299 respondents, of which 63% are employees without managing positions. Generally, 62% of the respondents were women, 38% were men, 85% of them aged 26-55. About 59% of them have higher education.