Despite an improved job market, employee morale is on the decline, new research shows.
A study by Salary.com revealed an increased number of U.S. employees are lacking fulfillment, pride and commitment when it comes to how they view their work. Specifically, just 38.5% of workers are personally fulfilled by the work they do, down from 59% a year ago.
Additionally, just over half of employees are committed to their work and career, compared with more than 70% who felt the same last year.
Abby Euler, general manager at Salary.com, said that with the economy slowly improving employees may be taking a harder, more critical look at their lives, their work and personal situation. Read more…