Understanding mental health, mental illness, and their impacts in the workplace

Jun 27, 2018

One in every five Canadians experiences a mental health problem or illness within a given year.

Navigating Change: 2018 Business Council Skills Survey

Apr 5, 2018

A new report conducted by Morneau Shepell, in cooperation with the Business Council of Canada.

Total Health: The last piece of the workforce productivity puzzle

Jan 22, 2018

This paper introduces Morneau Shepell’s total health framework, which helps organizations uncover the most important key performance behaviours (KPBs) to positively influence employee health, engagement and productivity. ...

The stress factor and its impact on employees’ mental and physical health

Jan 12, 2018

The purpose of this paper is to introduce established theories that provide insight on how stress, when left alone, can have a negative impact on employees’ mental and physical health.

Human Resources Trends for 2018

Oct 18, 2017

Our annual Trends in Human Resources survey canvasses Canadian employers on what they are planning for the coming year and asks HR Leaders about the opportunities and challenges they face in improving employee health, engagement and productivity.

Managing ‘cognitive hygiene’ to alleviate employee mental health issues and improve business performance

Aug 21, 2017

This white paper explores the concept of “cognitive hygiene” and how coping skills and resiliency are significant in predicting health outcomes and employees’ engagement levels.

Human Resources Trends for 2017

Feb 7, 2017

Our annual Trends in Human Resources survey canvasses Canadian employers on what they are planning for the coming year and asks HR Leaders about the opportunities and challenges they face in improving employee health, engagement and productivity.

Canada Pension Plan 2

Oct 11, 2016

In this report, we cite preliminary results from a research project that is still in progress (referred to here as MacDonald and Vettese (2016).

The next evolution of strategic HR

Sep 26, 2016

This white paper sets out the view that strategic initiatives that encourage employee behaviours that directly influence organizational results can have a significant impact on business success.

Best practices in absence & disability management

Aug 11, 2016

This guide outlines the various causes and problems associated with workforce absenteeism. But more importantly it provides useful advice on addressing the problem with proven best practices.