Millennials hit hard by depression in the workplace

Feb 21, 2017 Research suggests younger generations lack the necessary supports to deal with the pace of change in the workforce

Millennials report higher rates of depression, need support

Feb 21, 2017

Bloomberg BNA: Millennial employees may suffer from depression more than any other generation in the workforce, and companies will need to prioritize mental health resources as they become the largest population of employees.

Solvency problem with DB burdensome

Feb 17, 2017

Benefits and Pension Monitor News: The problem with defined benefit pension plans has not been poor investment performance, says a Morneau Shepell ‘News & Views.’

What will you do well at work today?

Feb 14, 2017

The Globe and Mail: What’s one thing I want to ensure I do well today?

Sudden change in job functions can take toll on employees’ mental health

Feb 11, 2017

The Globe and Mail: When Morneau Shepell vice-president Paula Allen set out to research the link between organizational change and absenteeism, she thought the big events might have the most profound impact on employees.

How to tune up your resiliency

Feb 10, 2017

The Globe and Mail: How often do you say to yourself, “This is the last time I will …; tomorrow I will …”?

Asking Canadians to delay their CPP benefits? Good luck

Feb 9, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Delaying CPP retirement benefits past age 65 is the right thing to do for a lot of people.

FIRST Canada recognized as an Employee Recommended Workplace

Feb 8, 2017

Canadian Underwriter: The leader in payment solutions, FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada (FIRST Canada) was ranked among the leading organizations that have a healthy and engaged workforce, according to a recent Morneau Shepell survey.

CAA keeps DB members in mind during DC transition

Feb 8, 2017

Benefits Canada: CAA South Central Ontario will share the lessons learned during its transition to a defined contribution pension plans at the 2017 Benefits and Pension Summit in Toronto on April 11-12.

Worst case retirement scenario

Feb 8, 2017

Fairview Post: It is one thing to hope you get decent investment returns on your savings after retirement but what about having a defensive strategy in case things go badly?