This week is Mental Health Week in Canada. For anyone who has experience either personally or through a friend, colleague, or family member, then you understand the complexity & challenge around mental wellness. Wellness may start at home but is deeply impacted by where we spend the best part of our day – at work
According to a survey on workplace mental health by the Canadian Mental Health Association, 52% of Leaders are not walking the talk. 42% of organizations are doing poorly with managing workplace mental health. You can download the results here.
It’s time to #GetLoud!
One great place to start is creating a healthy work environment. If the individuals on your team have that “right fit” in their work, they will be more engaged, productive, satisfied, and feel less stress.
BI | 6 Habits To Support Better Mental Health For Leaders
Fastcompany | What Companies Lose By Skimping On Workplace Wellness
Forbes | Brave Voices Who Are Dissolving Stigma Around Mental Health
CJ | How To Manage Uncertainty As a Leader
TED | Guy Winch: Why We All Need to Practice Emotional First Aid
Leading, along the road with you!
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