The Cost of Working Tired

It's time for a wake-up call: More than three-quarters of Canadian workers say they work while tired, with one-third saying they do so very often, according to a new survey by staffing firm Accountemps. The costs of working tired – both for professionals and the businesses they work for – are high: businesses lose $63 billion in productivity each year from the phenomenon, which affects over 70% of workers surveyed.

Find out how to manage around tired workers, and get tips on how to avoid costly mistakes if you’re suffering from lack of sleep on a workday.