You've worked tirelessly for months - or years - to pull off a major event. And then it's over. For many, the transition back to reality is particularly difficult. In fact, 57 percent of the 124 respondents to M&C's poll on the topic say they always or sometimes experience post-meeting depression. For personal comments from your peers, click here.
Which of these symptoms do you experience after a major event?
62% Unusual fatigue
35% Trouble concentrating, remembering details and making decisions
33% Disturbed sleep patterns
28% Irritability or restlessness
22% Persistent aches or pains
22% Lacking sense of purpose or personal value
14% Increase or decrease in appetite
14% Digestive disorders
13% Feelings of pessimism or hopelessness
12% Lack of interest in pleasurable activities
11% Persistent sadness
18% None of the above
Source: M&C Research survey of 124 meeting professionals
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