Hello, reality!

 

Since the 2016 U.S. Presidential election...

  • 1 in 4 employees have experienced diminished productivity and more stress 

  • 87% of employees are distracted, reading political social-media posts during the day

  • Nearly 50% of employees saw political conversation turn into an argument 

  • 24% of tech workers reported having felt discriminated against at their current companies due to their race, gender, age, religion or sexual orientation

  • 57% of workers said they did not know what actions their company is taking to address the issue. An additional 25% did not believe their companies were taking any action

Sources: American Psychological Association, Wakefield Research, Fortune