Approaches reduce dependence on bond market

Jan 20, 2017

Benefits and Pensions Monitor News: Revised approaches to select an appropriate discount rate to value benefit plan liabilities in their financial statements will be less dependent on the breadth of the Canadian high quality corporate bond market...

Your retirement plan may not be what you think: Don’t fall prey to the framing effect

Jan 20, 2017

Financial Post: When figuring out your retirement puzzle, framing the question in terms of results is more likely to produce a solution that meets your needs.

PE manages drug costs

Jan 19, 2017

Benefits and Pensions Monitor News: The influx of new drugs entering the market year after year is clearly putting considerable upward pressure on health plan costs.

I was fired for using medical marijuana. What are my rights?

Jan 16, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Bill Howatt, with Morneau Shepell, provides his input to this topic.

Employers, government must step up to address decumulation dilemma

Jan 13, 2017

Benefits Canada: It’s a little shocking to realize that 1,100 Canadians are turning 65 every day. Of that number, about 500 will be relying on their own savings for much of their retirement income security.

Morneau Shepell acquires another Montreal-based EAP provider

Jan 10, 2017

Benefits Canada: Morneau Shepell has acquired Longpré, an employee assistance and wellness program provider based in Montreal.

Leading through coping skills

Jan 5, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Workplace stress can have a negative impact on employees’ health, with clear links among stress, coping skills and mental illness, which in Canada continues to be a major concern and threat to workforce health and productivity.

What kind of communicator are you?

Jan 5, 2017

The Globe and Mail: What is your natural communication style as a leader?

Morneau Shepell acquires Montreal-based EAP provider

Dec 21, 2016

Benefits Canada: Morneau Shepell Ltd. has acquired Solareh, a national health and wellness services provider based in Montreal that offers employee assistance programs.

Morneau Shepell announces acquisition

Dec 21, 2016

HRM Canada: Morneau Shepell has confirmed the acquisition of a Montréal-based health and wellness firm, further cementing its standing as the nation’s largest EAP provider.