Oct 02
Employees discussing workplace mental health

The do’s and don’ts of workplace mental health initiatives

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Discussing mental health in the workplace can be difficult, but it’s worth the effort. Mary Ann Baynton, program director for the Great-West Life Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace, offers expert advice.

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Jun 13

Why you should engage and encourage introverts (and three ways to do it)

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If you’re ignoring your introverted workers, you’re missing out on great ideas. Here are three ways to ensure your quieter employees are set up for success.

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Jan 12
employee engagement

4 (free!) ways to boost employee engagement

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Employee engagement can improve productivity, reduce turnover, and more – and it doesn’t have to cost you a dime. Try these four ideas.

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Dec 22
GE

How GE replaced a 40-year-old performance review system

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Sonia Boyle, VP of human resources GE Canada, offers an inside look at how the multinational company gave its annual performance reviews a complete overhaul.

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Dec 20
Bold colour

5 bold colours to bring into the workplace

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Colour can boost productivity, increase creativity, and more – when it’s used properly. Use our guide to bold colour in the office to get it right.

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Dec 19
boredom at work

Banning boredom at work: everything you need to know

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Boredom at work can derail productivity and increase turnover. Here are the warning signs to watch for – and some easy ways to turn things around.

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Dec 13
Performance reviews

11 ways to give better performance reviews

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Feedback can do wonders for boosting engagement and motivation – when it’s done right. Here are 11 tips for giving successful performance reviews.

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Dec 12
David Sax

The Revenge of Analog’s David Sax on analog in the workplace

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Author David Sax on the importance of analog in the recruiting process and in the modern workplace – and how going low-tech can actually boost productivity.

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Dec 01
Employee trust

Do your employees trust you?

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Over a third of employees don’t trust management — do yours? Executive coach Rebecca Heaslip offers her top five tips for building employee trust.

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Nov 24
productive temporary employees

3 ways to keep temporary employees productive

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Work Institute president Danny Nelms offers expert advice on getting the most out of your temporary employees from day one.

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