Neither are ideal situations, of course, and most jobs have their mix of normal, boring, and stressful times. But -- between boredom and stress -- which do you think is worse for your career?
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US News Money's poll of a few career experts points to boredom leading to more damage for employees than stress. There are some good kinds of work stress, after all, whereas boredom can lead to a lack of energy and dissatisfaction.
If you had to choose, though, would you pick the boring job or the high stress one?
What's Worse for Your Career: Boredom or Stress? [US News Money]