Employer Branding

How Much Do Unhappy Employees Cost Your Company?

Happiness, somehow keeping a positive culture and a smiling workforce, is a powerful business tool.

However, happiness isn’t always fluffy. Here’s how employers are finding the financial benefits of better work environments and using happiness as an instrument to drive the business forward.

This infographic from Dashburst shows exactly why.


  • In a year, lost work days due to stress cost $30 billion.
  • Each year, lost productivity costs the US $200 billion.
  • Maintaining happy employees could cut labour costs in the US by over $2 billion.

RELATED: How to Stay Happy in Your Job.


By Laurence Hebberd