Is the wellness trend a load of garbage?

This article is originally published in The Age. Hot on the heels of other dubious business trends like team bonding, corporate huddles and their ilk comes the wellness craze. I’m not really buying it. For those lucky enough to have so far escaped the latest form of snake oil to take the corporate world by storm, a … Continue reading Is the wellness trend a load of garbage?

One-third of Australian employees live with mental illness

This article is originally published in the HRD. In Australia, a whopping one-third of all employees live with depression, anxiety or stress. Indeed, Australia's Biggest Mental Health Check-In surveyed about 3,500 employees across a variety of industries. The research by Medibio found one-third of program participants live with some form of mental illness, (with 36% living … Continue reading One-third of Australian employees live with mental illness

Why looking after the health of your employees will look after the health of your business

This article is written by Alison Wright, Nutritionist, Health Educator and Director of Alimentary, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. You can view the original article here.  If you had to picture the ideal employee, it would probably be someone who turns up to work every day with a great attitude; a team player who … Continue reading Why looking after the health of your employees will look after the health of your business

Lived experience: Part III

This article has been submitted to us by Deb Roberts, Self-care Expert and Director of Yogabean, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. Is worthiness a myth? I don’t need to do work to be worthy. I don’t need a job to be worthy. I don’t need a career to feel worthy. I don’t need children … Continue reading Lived experience: Part III