Financial services & manufacturing leaders worst in UK
The research combined academic research with a poll of 2,000 UK employees.
Telecoms leaders are the best bosses in UK
40% of financial services employees say their leaders have put them under a lot of stress in the past 6 months (compared to UK average of 22%)
Just 14% of telecoms professionals have been put under a lot of stress by their leader
Less than one-third (32%) of UK employees are fully engaged with their job
Strong correlation between sectors with poor leadership and sectors where bosses are under a lot pressure
The study shows UK leaders are failing to manage change well. Financial services bosses are the worst at managing change – just 11% of financial services employees say their leaders are good at managing change