Gauging The Impact Of 10 Key Dimensions Of Health And Well-being On Professionals In The Digital Age
8. Homeland (Your bonds with the country
●● Are you sensitive to what is happening in your
●● Do you feel the need to get defensive when
someone voices a negative opinion about the
way things are projected about your home
country, especially, in case of being an ex-pat?
●● Have you been victimized in your home country
in an illegal/immoral/unethical manner, e.g.,
crime, defrauding, forgery, rape, corruption,
vindictive court cases, etc.?
●● Do you harbor migrating to another country for
a better standard of living?
●● Do you often feel discriminated against or
stereotyped on being a citizen of your home
9. Surroundings (Your bonds with the
●● Do you get stressed while stuck in
●● Are you sensitive to seeing suffering in your
neighborhood, e.g., poor people/children
begging on the streets, rampant pollution,
rising crime rates, etc.?
●● Do you often feel ‘lonely’ in a crowd whether
among familiar or unfamiliar people?
●● Are you often troubled by the signs of an
economic downturn in your surroundings, e.g.,
home foreclosures, empty shopping malls,
vacant playgrounds, pandemic curfews, etc.
●● Does the poor quality of appropriate
infrastructure, e.g., roads, bridges, access
points, clubs, parks, hospitals, domestic/
commercial services, etc., to facilitate everyday
living frustrate you as a concerned citizen?
10. Professional (Your bonds with the
●● Do you usually dread going to your workplace?
●● Are corporate values rarely upheld in
●● Are your peers and/or supervisor(s) a source of
stress for you?
●● Is your compensation package inadequate in
terms of catering to your health and well-being
needs and expectations?
●● Is the leadership of your organization generally
uninterested in assuring and ensuring the
betterment of working conditions for the
workforce without the pressure from outside
influences, e.g., trade unions, labor laws,
advocacy groups, minority rights channels,
women empowerment forums, multimedia
The following table can be used to assess the
urgency for taking timely, appropriate and effective
actions to prevent catastrophic harm to personal
health and well-being that can generate painful
experiences for the loved ones and ultimately lead to
derailment of professional ambitions:
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