Causes of Stress

Best Definition of Stress is as follows:

“Situations, circumstances or any stimulus that is perceived to be a threat is referred to as a stressor, or that which causes or promotes stress.”

(Brian Luke Seaward)

ORGANIZATIONAL FACTORS CAUSING STRESS

  1. Task Demands
  2. Role Demands
  3. Interpersonal Demands
  4. Organizational Structure
  5. Organizational Leadership

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS

  1. Economic Uncertainty
  2. Political Uncertainty
  3. Technological Uncertainty

INDIVIDUAL FACTORS

  1. Family Problems
  2. Economic Problems