New EI parental sharing benefit introduced and employment leaves expanded in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick

Nov 14, 2018

The federal government recently set a start date for a new Employment Insurance (EI) parental sharing benefit that was announced in the 2018 Federal Budget.

A pathway to finding true happiness

Oct 31, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Happiness and what brings happiness for each of us varies.

How to make a plan to boost your mental fitness

Oct 25, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Most of us know that building physical fitness requires resolve and that you take the right actions to improve your nutrition, exercise, rest and hydration.

The legalization of cannabis: impact for the workplace

Oct 24, 2018

This report explores latest research on recreational cannabis use and implementation, detailing the trends that will change after legalization and whether or not employers are equipped to successfully navigate this change.

Recreational marijuana legalized in Canada

Oct 24, 2018

Inside Logistics: Businesses urged to ensure HR policies are up to date .

Accurately measuring employee productivity

Oct 18, 2018

Canadian HR Reporter: The Total Health Index scale provides a baseline that can be measured year over year.

Perfectionists, it’s time to give yourself a break

Oct 17, 2018

The Globe and Mail: At the core of perfectionists is fear of not being good enough.

Best Practices in Workers’ Compensation Management

Oct 12, 2018

This guide will take you through the elements of a claim, what can be done to reduce future claims and mitigate your risk, how to impact your premiums, and why creating a culture of safety is in everyone’s best interest.

Is loneliness the next employee wellness frontier?

Oct 12, 2018

Benefits Canada: Using evidence on the links between loneliness and depression, coronary heart disease and stroke, the study estimated its cost to employers includes the effect on employees’ health and those they care for...

New recreational marijuana law sparks renewed employer-labour strife

Oct 11, 2018

National Post: The legalization of recreational marijuana next week is reopening old wounds and sparking new battles between employers and employees in high-risk jobs that could wind up in the court system.