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Want to reduce sick leave? Be a good leader!

Tom Wells-Quinn

Good organisational leadership reduces sick leave and disability

Take Home Messages: As an employer it is important to evaluate and promote good leadership practices in work environments. Good organisational leadership improves job well being and reduces sick leave and early, disability pension retirement.  It has some effect on job satisfaction, although its effect on job performance remains unclear. Why the research matters: Organisational factors such as job control and effort reward influ...

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