Online B2B marketplace Approved Index recently conducted a survey of more than 1,000 employees to find out which industries have the best bosses--and the worst.

According to research, 42% of employees have quit a job because they had a bad boss. Not only that, but 30% of employees report that their current boss is a bad manager.

Some of the problems employees had with their bosses include a lack of recognition for a job well done, being overworked, favoritism of other team members, empty promises, unfair pay, focusing on mistakes, and more. According to the survey, 74% of employees feel more motivated when they get along with their boss, and one-third of employees say that a good relationship with their boss is more important than being satisfied with their jobs.

Here then are the 10 industries with the best bosses--is yours among them?

1. Research

2. Engineering

3. Graphic arts and design

4. Automotive

5. Medical and healthcare

6. Manufacturing

7. Nonprofit and volunteering

8. Retail

9. Insurance

10. Education

Haven't seen your industry yet? Then perhaps its on the list of the 10 industries with the worst bosses...

1. Recruitment

2. Travel and tourism

3. Marketing and PR

4. Accounting

5. Events

6. Entertainment

7. Fashion

8. Agriculture and food

9. Architecture

10. Security

Published on: Aug 20, 2015
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