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5 signs of a toxic workplace

For even the most hardened professionals, toxic work environments simply aren’t sustainable. Whilst a job may be a perfect fit, it’s inevitable that the place in which you spend the vast majority of your waking hours has the power to define your mental health based entirely on atmosphere and culture.

And whilst the key calling cards, such as an erratic or arrogant boss, constant ‘backstabbing’ to get ahead and overwhelming presenteeism are big indicators that you shouldn’t plan on your current role being sustainable, there are far more subtle indicators that are still very much emblematic of highly toxic culture – and you may not realise the effect that they’re having on your own health.

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