Employers must prepare for retirees’ ‘encore’ careers

Jun 22, 2017

Benefits Canada: Over the next decade, employers will have to create workplace programs that recognize employees’ careers beyond retirement.

Winners see award as ‘validation that we’re doing the right thing’

Jun 22, 2017

The Globe and Mail: At many award shows, writing a winning submission has almost turned into a scientific process. That was never going to be the case at the very first Employee Recommended Workplace Awards, held on Wednesday in Toronto.

Is the Canada Pension Plan fair? Hardly

Jun 21, 2017

The Globe and Mail: The Canada Pension Plan may be the backbone of Canada’s retirement income system but it is far from perfect. ...

Why you need a mental health leader

Jun 21, 2017

The Globe and Mail: While everyone has a role to play in building a psychologically healthy workplace culture, the role of senior leadership within an organization cannot be overstated.

Status of QPP ‘frustrating for everybody’ one year after CPP deal

Jun 21, 2017

Benefits Canada: While today marks the one-year anniversary of Ottawa reaching an agreement with most of the provinces to expand the Canada Pension Plan, the future of the Quebec Pension Plan remains up in the air.

How companies can shape workplace culture

Jun 20, 2017

The Globe and Mail: What defines an organization’s culture?

Can I rescind a resignation made while suffering from mental illness?

Jun 18, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Bill Howatt, chief research and development officer of work force productivity with Morneau Shepell, provides his input.

Should my company hire someone to implement a mental health strategy?

Jun 14, 2017

The Globe and Mail: How does my organization develop and implement a mental health strategy?

A step by step plan to improve workplace mental health

Jun 7, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Thirteen psychological health & safety factors underpin the National Standard of Canada on Psychological Health & Safety in the Workplace tools & resources to promote employee mental health and prevent psychological...

How to master coping skills and other workplace tips

Jun 6, 2017

The Globe and Mail: As part of the first year of the Employee Recommended Workplace Award, The Globe and Mail and Morneau Shepell created an e-book titled Staying Afloat: How to survive and thrive in the workplace.