When work burns us out (Summary)

Burnout is a veritable social phenomenon that has affected a great many workers in the last few years. Burnout is a real problem, as it takes a heavy toll on workers' health, and has a negative impact on the company as well as general social equilibrium. The University of Liège's Human Resources Development Unit (ValoRH) decided to measure the extent of this phenomenon in Belgium and to develop tools for detecting professional burnout as quickly and as early as possible.

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