Why having a solid relationship helps you at work

Do you have a loving partner you can’t wait to get home to see each day? If you don’t, there’s evidence to suggest that it would be a positive thing to step back and consider what you could do to make this happen. If you have someone, this partnership is worth protecting. The London School of Economics found that finding love and enjoying good mental health are critical, and having a loving partner has a bigger impact on overall life satisfaction than getting a pay raise. The purpose of this microskill is to discuss the benefits of investing in a healthy and loving partnership to reduce stress, boost resiliency, and improve your life at home and at work.

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Article by Bill Howatt, chief research and development officer of work force productivity with Morneau Shepell.