Running a small business can be detrimental to your physical health
A third (30%) of small business owners in the UK have had a health scare since starting their business – this amounts to a staggering 1.8 million SMEs, according to our research, which explores the pressure British SMEs are under in the UK. Further findings include:
• Almost three quarters (72%) of business owners and managers worry that their current work/life balance is having a negative impact on their health.
• 30% have found it hard to go to the gym and maintain their health regime and a further 1/3 have found it hard to eat healthily since starting a business.
• 70% worry about the future and their health due to their work habits.