Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Category: Workplace Wellness

Beware Bosses… Don’t Become A Voodoo Doll!

Posted on April 10th, by Lougie in Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Beware Bosses… Don’t Become A Voodoo Doll!

“A recent study has shown that giving employees a voodoo doll of the boss makes them happier. It allows them to take their frustrations out on the boss via a voodoo doll.  Participants reported “lower feelings of injustice” and said they were “far less likely to feel bitter” about their boss or supervisor.¹

Although this would … Read More »

Does Your Corporate Learning and Development Make the Grade?

Posted on March 23rd, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Case Studies, Henry Goldbeck, Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Does Your Corporate Learning and Development Make the Grade?

As a Canadian recruitment agency, it’s essential that our specialists have a clear understanding of the needs and aspirations of our candidates. In our fast-paced world, the pressure is always on for workers to increase and update their skills. To stay relevant employees want to be trained in the latest best practices and technologies, especially … Read More »

Mental Health & Workplace

Posted on January 31st, by Henry Goldbeck in Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Mental Health & Workplace

Mental health prevention, and support are key factors in all workplace environments. In the past mental health stigma has kept people quiet, living in agony, pain, depression while maintaining or taking absence from their jobs. This stigma around mental health at work, impacts both employers and employees.

Today, we support the mental health campaign launched by … Read More »

Workplace Wellness & Tips

Posted on October 17th, by Henry Goldbeck in Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Workplace Wellness & Tips

Workplace wellness is a key factor in any organization. It is crucial that employers incorporate resources and time for their employees to ensure mental health and wellness and nurtured and supported.

Here are a few activities you can do with your team to promote mental health:

 Have a fitness professional in the office to discuss the benefits … Read More »

How to Overcome Failure at Work

Posted on July 7th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on How to Overcome Failure at Work

There are few things that feel worse than failing an important task at your job. Yet, everyone makes mistakes at one time or another. The key to success isn’t by never failing; it’s by learning how to effectively work through failure when it happens.

Overcoming failure can be achieved by implementing a few key strategies:

Own Up … Read More »