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A checklist for cannabis and being fit for work

Oct 11, 2018

The Chronicle Herald: Will legalization of cannabis help or hurt employee health and productivity?

Human Resources Trends for 2019

Oct 11, 2018

Our annual Trends in Human Resources survey canvasses Canadian employers on their priorities for the coming year, expected changes in compensation for 2019 and emerging issues that have the potential to impact the workplace.

Why consumers and workers need to understand the effects of cannabis

Oct 10, 2018

The Globe and Mail: In a few days there will be another legal recreational drug available for Canadians of legal age to indulge in. Canada will be the first industrialized country in the world to legalize cannabis for recreational use.

Staples Canada focuses on mental health, pharmacogenetic testing

Oct 9, 2018

Benefit Canada: As many organizations turn their focus to mental-health awareness in October, Staples Canada is reminding its employees they have help available if they need it.

The many reasons why you need to say ‘Thank You’

Oct 5, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Two words in the English language when spoken authentically are among the most powerful phrases for promoting social connections: “Thank you.”

Minding the mental health of today’s students – tomorrow’s work force

Oct 4, 2018

The Globe and Mail: By extending accommodation to students living with a mental health problem, universities and colleges will ensure they set out to join the work force with confidence in their capacity to succeed.

Protecting the protectors: Safeguarding the mental health of first responders

Oct 3, 2018

The Globe and Mail: First responders form a unique and resilient work force. Safeguarding their mental health is integral to protecting and promoting the safety of our communities.

Hiring aspiring workers living with mental illness makes both sense and cents

Oct 2, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Every week in Canada, half a million people call in sick because of a mental health problem or illness.

Options available for Canadians seeking mental health help who face financial barriers

Oct 2, 2018

Global News: Mental health coverage varies widely in Canada, from minimal coverage to thousands of dollars a year.

Supporting healthcare workers' mental health is good for patient care

Oct 1, 2018

The Globe and Mail: The benefits of entrenching psychological health and safety in the workplace can no longer be dismissed. In healthcare settings, psychological health and safety is inherently linked to improved patient care.