Published: 26th Nov 2019

61% of adults experience feelings of guilt for the environmental impact of the industry or job they work in, according to a study commissioned by Perkbox Insights.  Perkbox commissioned a survey on 1,864 individuals in order to assess feelings of environmental guilt, they defined green guilt as a phenomenon that has stemmed from the extensive environmental consequences of modern life. According to the survey 89% of adults have at some point or another felt green guilt. Almost a quarter of those employed have said that their workplace doesn’t focus on acting sustainably with 14% feeling that it’s hard to make a difference as their company doesn’t ask for feedback. As a result of this, one in ten people said they have considered changing their career. On an industry level, the retail, catering, and leisure industries have been found to be the most likely to cause their employees to experience these feelings … (To read the full article, subscribe below)