What is the most stressful thing about living in todays world?

Jump to Last Post 1-11 of 11 discussions (11 posts)
  1. jackavc profile image70
    jackavcposted 7 years ago

    What is the most stressful thing about living in todays world?

  2. Godlike profile image60
    Godlikeposted 7 years ago

    time management. Somehow it seems that whatever you do you will never have time left to do everything you should have done.

  3. john.jackson profile image71
    john.jacksonposted 7 years ago

    Meeting expectations and pessimism. As job oppurtunities fade a away and competition becomes more fierce, you are placed under more substantial pressure to live up to high levels of expectation. Pessimism also makes the world a far worse place to live in. Our world is probably in one of the best states it ever been in, we are provided for and looked after. However people and more centrally, the media, find ways to negate everything and portray the modern world as a worsening state of affairs.

  4. Keith Worth profile image60
    Keith Worthposted 7 years ago

    I'd have to say money on this one. Those who have it are afraid to lose it. Those who don't have it are struggling to get it. Sometimes it seems like the harder you pursue it: the more it escapes you.

    If you do get it usually comes at the cost of time and enjoyment, so is it really worth the hassle?

  5. Zubair Ahmed profile image70
    Zubair Ahmedposted 7 years ago

    The most stressful part of todays world is the 24hr society where everyone is pushed to meet targets.  You start with targets from birth till you drop dead - achieve target to pass exams to exceed targets to get a bonus in your job it's all one crazy. Increasingly people all over world are hooked on medical drugs to overcome stress and related issues - unless people get together and act to push back on those target monkeys the world is doomed :-)

  6. kimfaner profile image61
    kimfanerposted 7 years ago

    human rights violations. i just feel my gut turn everytime i see videos or hear stories about it.

  7. xpertbee profile image59
    xpertbeeposted 7 years ago

    traffic jams.  I hate getting stack in traffic specially when I am in hurry.  Too many cars around.

  8. CARIBQUEEN profile image71
    CARIBQUEENposted 7 years ago

    Senseless crimes and useless wars. These issues make you fearful and confused. Crime has become part of everyday life - it is as though human life has no value. What a pity!

  9. earnings33 profile image37
    earnings33posted 7 years ago

    To fullfil all the expenditurs of a family by doing a job of little income. Inflation is getting more and more and if we want to survive just need to work more and more to earn great money or revenue.

  10. sonia05 profile image61
    sonia05posted 7 years ago

    time management for everything and anything is the most stressful thing. time for family or for work,time for self or for social service,time for shopping or attending festivals etc etc......managing all at the same time is quite stressful as one does not want to ignore any but end up neglecting something!

  11. skisy profile image81
    skisyposted 7 years ago

    Wars, financial trouble, work, etc... have always existed, but I think the pace of the world today has increased so much, it's just made everything else that much more stressful, everyone's in a hurry to do everything. It pays to relax once in a while, just let the world pass by and not worry about constantly trying to keep up.

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)