The Effects of Drinking and Hangovers on Job Performance

The Effects of Drinking and Hangovers on Job Performance

An addiction to alcohol can make drinking eclipse other interests, passions, and goals. This shift in priorities is especially evident in the workplace, yet substance abusers rarely notice that their work performance is sliding. Signs that alcohol use is negatively affecting your work include the following:

  • Simple day-to-day tasks require extra effort to complete
  • Performance is compromised
  • Deadlines are consistently missed
  • Colleagues routinely pick up your slack
  • Doing quality work seems less important than it used to [Read more…]