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New mental health tool will help people develop more positive employment mindset

- June 11, 2020 3 MIN READ

1000s of unemployed Australians with mental health conditions or physical and learning disabilities will be able to access specialised coaching to help them gain employment. The service is a joint project between leading Disability Employment Services (DES) provider, atWork Australia and Monash University. It was developed following reports that over 600,000 Australians have applied for… Read more »

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5 reasons why you should prioritise workplace health

- January 9, 2020 3 MIN READ

Leading workplace safety organisation SAI Global is urging employers to prioritise the wellbeing of their employees, revealing five important benefits of doing so.  Rod Beath, workplace safety specialist at SAI Global, says while employers are accustomed to looking at how they can implement changes in the business that prevent physical injuries, they are less confident… Read more »

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How to get mentally prepared for 2020

- December 31, 2019 3 MIN READ

Every 5th person will experience a mental health issue in 2020. With stress and mental disorders on the rise, it’s crucial to craft a resilient vision to carry you through the highs and lows of 2020. Whether you’re a business owner or employee, these key actions could help develop resilience in  order to thrive over… Read more »

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The tech trends boosting staff morale

- December 20, 2019 2 MIN READ

As technology continues to disrupt workplaces and industries, understanding and keeping abreast of the latest tech trends will be key to keeping staff motivated while giving your business the jump on the competition. So, what are the tech trends to watch out for in 2020? From Ai to machine learning, the rise of 5G and… Read more »

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Why you need to take a day off from your business

- July 23, 2019 2 MIN READ

There are suspiciously healthy vibes coming off the corporate world these days when it comes to work-life balance.  In the past seven days, I have read about Versa an advertising agency that tripled its profits after mandating a 4-day working week across their business.  And how Ernst and Young are giving staff 12 weeks of ‘life… Read more »

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5 ways to make mindfulness part of your workplace workdays

- May 6, 2019 3 MIN READ

As part of Mindful in May, high-performance expert Edwina Griffin reveals the benefits of mindfulness and why the high-fliers are doing it.  There’s a reason many of the world’s biggest corporations and start-ups such as Google, Apple, Goldman Sachs and Nike practise mindfulness. Research shows that mindfulness in the workplace reduces stress, makes people better leaders, aids concentration and enables greater… Read more »