Stress has become significant due to dynamic social factor and changing needs of life styles. Stress is man‘s adaptive reaction to an outward situation which would lead to physical, mental and behavioural changes. Now a day the corporate sector is booming in a high speed that the people have to work for prolonged hours to maintain the standard of living and achieve their basic needs. So is the condition in the hospitals, colleges, BPO’s and lots of other places. In spite of having the modern technologies and facilities, people are feeling themselves to be work loaded and stressed. Stress arises because of many reasons which are discussed in the following project. The article also contain techniques how to reduce the stress and overcome such problems. To identify the level of stress among the people who work I have tried to survey the people working in hospitals, BPO’s and other industries as well as institutes. Stress arises because of unfulfilled wants, lack of job satisfaction etc.