Why Attitudes to Mental Health in the Workplace Matter

Why Attitudes to Mental Health in the Workplace Matter

Today is Time to Talk Day a campaign which encourages everyone to be more open about mental health – to talk, to listen, to change lives. We know that talking about mental health can feel awkward, but it doesn’t have to. Mental health problems affect one in four...
Today is ‘National Sickie Day’

Today is ‘National Sickie Day’

I hope you are not tempted to call in sick today… but if you do, you’re not alone! – today (Monday, February 4) is traditionally the day when most people are likely to ‘pull a sickie’. Known as ‘National Sickie Day’, the first Monday in February is deemed...
How to reduce employee sick leave

How to reduce employee sick leave

One of the biggest challenges for employers is that sick leave, unlike annual leave, cannot be planned ahead. Also, aside from this, sick leave heavily impacts productivity and lowers the morale of other employees who are suddenly lumped with the workload of a sick...