Office Rage

An explosive anger reaction by an office worker to a seemingly minimal trigger, often ‘primed’ by an accumulation of prior stressors, including personality clashes, annoying habits of co-workers, overbearing bosses, crashing computer, etc.
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Several posts on social media claim that the Indian election mirrors the current global box office rage, Avengers: Endgame: they say Modi is like the powerful and arrogant Thanos, and the Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) opposing him are like the collection of meta-humans comprising the Avengers.
There's office rage, cubicle rage and now even desk rage.
For the first time, I am hearing the term 'Office Rage'.
As many as 75 per cent of executives said they had suffered stress or "office rage" caused by an overload of internal distractions.
As many as 75 per cent of businessmen and women said they had suffered stress or "office rage" caused by an overload of internal distractions.
BEING spoke down to by a boss or colleague is the main cause of "office rage" in Irish workplaces, a report warned yesterday.
Yet a new survey by Canon shows that the city ranks fifth for office rage behind Cardiff, Leeds, Manchester and Belfast.
Most of them were people working with Jane Hutt, but, hey, 'office rage' is indeed a major problem.
OFFICE rage is reaching unprecedented levels, according to a recent study into workplace anger at the University of Central Lancashire.
Research by Newcastle-based recruitment specialist Sellick Partnership has shown office rage is on the increase, pushing stress levels to an all time high.
-Around 65 per cent of UK office workers reported experiencing office rage. The same percentage are likely to express anger over the phone compared with 26 per cent in writing and nine per cent face-to-face.
"Most of the time there is office envy--another person who wanted to have an affair, and they hear that this other woman is hooked up with you--it can cause office tension and office rage. For example, if you get involved with a supervisor, or a boss, or somebody with some authority, that will create a lot of tension with you and your associates.
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