Search For Posts

HEALTH ISSUES ON CALL CENTERS

Posted by JENIE=) Friday, July 23, 2010

This is one of the major questions raised when an individual is indecisive whether to join with the call center craze that seems to be affecting all corners of the earth. WILL MY HEALTH BE COMPROMISED? Or CAN I BEAT THE PHYSIOLOGIC STRESS? Or WILL MY IMMUNE SYSTEM HOLD-UP TO THE DEMANDS OF SUCH NATURE OF WORK?

Under discussion is the individual’s ability to stay healthy while working in such an environment. It is not merely the type of work since being a customer service representative/agent uses none of those physical exertions other high paying jobs do (like nurses). Agents just answer calls after calls of enquiries that the customers need answered. They do so in an office that is conducive for such job ensuring that the comfort is somehow provided. But then what of the TIME?

Time is essentially affected in the sense that CSR’s usually deals with customers in another part of the world thus expected to be on the job at night when it is daytime on the other end to which the customers are in need of assistance. In so saying, CSR’s are awake when everybody else should be naturally sleeping. Take note that it is not merely completing the needed 6-12 hours of sleep to stay healthy BUT also of the quality of sleep. Here then enters the possible factors that can hinder that good quality of sleep: day time noise and the disturbing sunlight (both the heat and lighting it generates). These things affect the so called Circardian Rhythm that have to be in constant homeostasis, which I will discuss in the coming posts.


With this time includes the need to budget your time to make everything fit in to the schedule. Those given 15 minute breaks that you have to manage your food intake, the call of nature, the need to breathe and relax; the same with one hour lunch break as well. What of the appropriate time allotted to satisfy your customer at the other end of the line, or of the allowed time for you to put them on hold for you to be able to investigate or browse through their account? Therefore, bear in mind that you have a kidney, a heart, a whole system interconnected to take care of.

Yes it is stressful, but with proper time management and practice, you can get use to it. Well, not everybody can…but it is challenging to the extreme to know if YOU CAN?! Right?

0 Responses to HEALTH ISSUES ON CALL CENTERS

Post a Comment

I LOVE YOU ALL FOR YOUR KIND COMMENTS! HONESTLY, I REALLY APPRECIATE IT. YOU WHO COMMENT ARE CLOSEST TO MY HEART ;)

PERSONALLY DISCLOSING

I am personally disclosing that this blog is written by me and only me; and all posts inclusive since 16 June 2009. Content is of personal opinion, view, belief and knowledge but ensures honesty and fairness. In the event that you have questions or reactions, as some topics may present conflict of interest, feel free to let me know by sending a message at jeniortizxv@gmail.com. As in other policies, “any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question”. This blog accepts different forms of compensation, like that of cash advertising, sponsorship or paid insertions; though may not always be revealed or visibly apparent.
Photobucket CONTACT ME THROUGH jeniortizxv@yahoo.com

WHERE I EARN BIG ;)

MY PRESENT...

Blog Archive

EARTHY ME believes..

...in living a healthy life (141) ...in living in HIS words (54) ...in living putting "family first" (39) MORE ADVICES (34) DIET ADVICE (23) diet instruction (7) laughter today (6) food (4) stress (4) stress management (4) vitamins (4) colds (3) exercise (3) funny (3) health needs (3) joke (3) osteoporosis (3) sleep (3) supplements (3) acidity (2) back pain (2) bland diet (2) burn calories (2) calamities (2) calcium (2) cancer (2) constipation (2) dengue (2) dental problem (2) diseases (2) drug addiction (2) faith (2) gall stones (2) god (2) hair care (2) headache (2) healthy heart (2) heart disease (2) hypertension (2) hypotension (2) life (2) low fat diet (2) natural disasters (2) nutrient deficiency (2) rest (2) running (2) scrub uniform (2) self esteem (2) separation anxiety (2) sunlight (2) surgeries (2) sweets (2) vitamin D (2) vitamin k (2) worry (2) yoga (2) 5S (1) 911 (1) BC Technical (1) CALL CENTER (1) Dole Nutrition Institute (1) Dole Nutrition Institute Jennifer Grossman (1) Green Police (1) Grey's Anatomy (1) HACCP (1) Jennifer Grossman (1) Jennifer Grossman Dole (1) Jennifer Grossman Dole Nutrition Institute (1) Kimberly-Carke (1) Not On My Watch (1) VitaDigest (1) accident (1) achievement (1) addiction (1) age (1) air conditioner (1) air coolers (1) albert einstein (1) alcohol (1) alcoholic (1) alcoholism (1) allergies (1) androgenic hair (1) anemia (1) anorecxia (1) apes (1) aplastic anemia (1) appendicitis (1) appendix (1) appetite (1) atheist (1) attachment (1) baby car seat (1) baby care (1) baby things (1) bad (1) bad breath (1) bad words (1) bariatric surgery (1) bedtime (1) bedtime stories (1) belly (1) beneficial system (1) bible (1) binge (1) blood clot (1) blood pressure (1) blood thinners (1) body hair (1) bone (1) bone density test (1) bone marrow (1) books (1) boots (1) bowel movement (1) brain (1) breast implants (1) budol-budol gang (1) buffalo wings (1) bulimia (1) cabinet (1) caffeine (1) caloric need (1) calorie needs (1) camping (1) camping equipment (1) cane (1) capabilities (1) cars (1) cartilage (1) cartoon (1) cavite (1) cavite kaisa (1) chairs (1) change (1) chicken or egg (1) chiropractor (1) chocolates (1) cholelithiasis (1) cholesterol (1) chrome (1) chrome trim (1) cleanliness (1) climate change (1) complaints (1) computer games (1) confidence (1) cooking (1) cookware (1) cravings (1) custom replacement windows (1) dark color food (1) day light (1) deceit (1) december (1) dehydration (1) dentures (1) depression (1) diabetes (1) diet (1) diet for the mood (1) dietitian (1) dining room (1) discounts (1) disease (1) diverticulitis (1) dreams (1) drink (1) drug abuse (1) eating disorder (1) ecg (1) electric bike (1) emergency situation (1) encyclopedia (1) environment (1) epilepsy (1) eternal life (1) evolution of man (1) exercise equipment (1) eye surgery (1) eyes (1) fat (1) fat-free diet (1) favoritism (1) feeding (1) fever (1) fiber (1) fitness (1) flat abdomen (1) flawless skin (1) flu (1) food consumption (1) food intake (1) food on friday (1) food preparation (1) food sanitation (1) foot protection (1) france (1) french cuisine (1) friends (1) fruits (1) fun (1) gall bladder (1) gargle (1) gastric bypass (1) gastrointestinal disorder (1) generic drugs (1) global warming (1) glow (1) glucosamine (1) glucose control (1) goals (1) gym equipment (1) habit (1) hair loss (1) halitosis (1) hazard (1) healing (1) health care (1) health misconceptions (1) healthcare facility. technological advancement (1) healthy competition (1) heaters (1) hemorrhoid (1) holiday (1) holiday season (1) holidays (1) home remodeling estimates (1) hospital acquired infection (1) hospital associated infection (1) hospital charges (1) hospital food tray (1) hospitals (1) hot (1) housekeeping (1) http://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gif (1) humdifier (1) hunch back (1) hydration (1) hyperactive (1) hypoallergenic diet (1) illness (1) importance of breakfast (1) improvements (1) infection (1) injury lawyer (1) insecurity (1) interest (1) internet (1) kid (1) kids (1) kids bedtime (1) kids health (1) kitchen wall (1) knowledge (1) lap band surgery (1) laser eye surgery (1) laser hair removal (1) laser hair removal nyc (1) lawyer (1) learning (1) legitimate complaints (1) link building (1) liquid vitamins (1) lose weight (1) love (1) low blood pressure (1) low calorie (1) low salt diet (1) machine (1) malnourish (1) malnutrition (1) material world (1) measles (1) mechanical soft diet (1) medical intervention (1) medical team (1) medication (1) metabolism (1) midlife (1) midlife crisis (1) migraine headaches (1) migraine precipitant (1) mind (1) minerals (1) mocroorganisms (1) mood (1) mosquito bites (1) move (1) nail (1) nail biting (1) nasal allergy (1) nasal polyps (1) nervousness (1) nice words (1) nuclear medicine (1) nurses (1) nutrient toxicity (1) nutrition advice (1) organization (1) osteoarthritis (1) osteomalacia (1) outbreak (1) outdoor (1) outside world (1) overnourish (1) pancit (1) pancreas (1) pancreatitis (1) parkinsons (1) perfect vision (1) personal life (1) phenylethylamine (1) plastic surgery (1) porous bones (1) potty putter (1) prescription drugs (1) prevention (1) problems (1) productive (1) protein (1) protein sufficiency (1) psychiatrist (1) psychologist (1) purge (1) purpose (1) quote (1) references (1) rehabilitation (1) resolution team (1) reviews (1) rhinitis (1) riches (1) rickets (1) roof repair (1) room temperature (1) salmonella (1) salvation (1) sanitation (1) science (1) search engine (1) security (1) self worth (1) self-confidence (1) sick (1) sickness (1) sinusitis (1) skin (1) skipping breakfast (1) soft diet (1) sore eyes (1) sore throat (1) spice (1) spicy food (1) splurge (1) stimulant (1) stomach pain (1) storage (1) sugar (1) summer diseases (1) sunshine vitamin (1) surf the net (1) sustainance (1) teenage meals (1) teeth (1) temperature (1) temptation (1) tent (1) therapy (1) time management (1) time table (1) toothbrush (1) toothless (1) topics (1) touch (1) treadmill (1) treats (1) tube feeding (1) tummy trimming (1) typhoid fever (1) understanding (1) uniforms (1) unstable (1) vaccine (1) vegetables (1) vegetarian (1) vehicles (1) vitamin supplement (1) vulgar words (1) walk (1) walking (1) wall art (1) wall decors (1) water (1) water supply (1) web host (1) web hosting (1) weight loss solutions (1) weight loss surgery (1) white hair (1) work load (1) world problem (1) yoghurt (1) yolanda (1) younger looking (1)

BUTTON TO HAVE AND TO SHARE

Photobucket

...WILL FOLLOW BACK