Taming the negativity factor in relationships

Jul 11, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Why do we put more focus on a negative comment than a positive comment?

Employers turn to online therapy programs to boost worker productivity

Jul 8, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Canada’s largest EAP provider, Morneau Shepell, offers several forms of online counselling: video sessions with a therapist, a web-based CBT program and text-based group therapy...

Mental health and your day at work

Jul 6, 2018

The Globe and Mail: How you feel plays a big role in how productive and happy you are on any given day. If you’re tired, overwhelmed and emotionally exhausted it’s much harder to have a good day.

Workplace stress a main cause of mental health issues, study finds

Jul 5, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Is your senior leadership concerned about the number of employees who may be coming to work each day with a mental health issue or mental illness?

How to stop bad behaviour in the workplace

Jul 3, 2018

The Chronicle Herald: How prepared are your leaders to manage employees whose behaviours are disrupting other employees’ job satisfaction and stress level?

A pot primer for plan sponsors

Jun 29, 2018

Benefits Canada: When it instituted random drug testing last year, the Toronto Transit Commission was eager to ensure its employees knew what it expected of them.

What to do when workplace harassers are members of the public?

Jun 29, 2018

Benefits Canada: Although employers in Ontario have just as much obligation to address sexual and violent harassment from customers or members of the public as they do when it happens between colleagues, the process can be more challenging...

Tips for avoiding greenwashed investments and service providers

Jun 29, 2018

Benefits Canada: But whether the aim is to reduce material risk, align pension investments with the organization’s overall philosophies or address a moral imperative, no plan wants to go through the trouble of diving in only to find its assets...

Complexity, customization among key trends as ETFs evolve

Jun 29, 2018

Benefits Canada: Exchange-traded funds have evolved significantly from the days when they were largely index-based products and are now facing a future where they’ll likely be more complex, diverse and subject to endless potential for...

How to turn rejection into something positive

Jun 28, 2018

The Globe and Mail: How prepared are you for rejection?