Impact of Work life Conflict, Social Relationship and Job Performance towards Work place Stress


  • Sobia Ph. D student at The Department of Public Administration, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  • Naimatullah Shah Prof. Dr. Naimatullah Shah, Department of Public Administration, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
  • Syed Zulfiqar Haider Zaidi Prof. Dr. Syed Zulfiqar Haider Zaidi, Department of Public Administration, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.



Work life conflict; Workplace stress; Social relationship; Job performance; Line managers.


In the present organizational scenario, workplace stress has become a massive challenge due to its connection with psychological, physical, and emotional strain. Considering the importance of such an important aspect, this paper examines the factors that affect workplace stress in the private banking sectors of Sindh Province, Pakistan. This is a quantitative study and utilized cross-sectional data collected from the front-line managers, employing a survey questionnaire. The researchers utilized 280 valid samples to conclude the study. Using the SPSS version 27.0 for Windows, the study's results reveal a significant positive effect of work-life conflict and social relationships on the workplace stress. On the other hand, the study found a negative impact of job performance on workplace stress among the line managers of private sector banks in Sindh, Pakistan. These findings can help company leaders develop and implement quality-of-life strategies and other measures to decrease workplace stress and improve the quality of life of employees and their families, thereby creating social change. The study outcomes would help settle the organizational conflicts that push employees towards deep pressure and stress. Finally, scientific research can play an essential role in the stability of Pakistan's economy by supporting the financial sector. The study may be a robust layout of decreasing pressure and stress among the employees of different sectors. 


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How to Cite

Sobia, Naimatullah Shah, & Syed Zulfiqar Haider Zaidi. (2024). Impact of Work life Conflict, Social Relationship and Job Performance towards Work place Stress. Progressive Research Journal of Arts & Humanities (PRJAH), 6(1), 13–23.