Survey: Burnout Among AccountantsBy
FloQast released the Controller’s Guidebook: Burnout in Accounting survey, revealing an alarming level of burnout among accountants.
Conducted in partnership with the University of Georgia’s Consumer Analytics program, the survey evaluated participants on a 100-point scale covering three major areas of burnout: emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and low sense of personal accomplishment. The survey found that:
of accountants are experiencing some level of burnout, with 24% of those reporting high levels.
of participants reported having their personal lives disrupted by the month-end close.
of participants had to reopen the books in at least one month over the past year to fix errors.
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