While work is constant and very demanding, it can be handled in a way where great wellbeing and general prosperity is not tossed out of the window. Here are the five simple ways you can reduce work stress drastically:
1. Organize work area
It’s best to keep a clean, clutter free space at work. Apart from making it easy to work smoothly, an organized area helps to stimulate mentally taking away stress or strain in any form.
It’s best to leave work area organized as well for clarity.
2. Maintain a good posture
A bad posture most times affects more than one knows! (Long term effects of) bad posture has been linked to back pain, headaches and dehydration.
To alleviate stress at work it’s best to maintain a good posture starting with sitting up straight and keeping feet firmly on the ground.
3. Rest at intervals
Its good to rest at intervals. Sitting and working straight all through the day is bad for mental and general wellbeing, every once in a few hours at the very least, it’s important to refresh/rest at intervals to ease the body as well as rest the eyes.
Never go through th day without eating. Eating a balanced meal everyday as at when due helps replenish and refuel the body. This gives the body strength to keep working.
Drink water to keep the body hydrated. Make sure the body is loaded with moisture to keep it functioning.