Working to improve global mental health

There are large disparities in how governments around the world address mental health services, but a number of initiatives are prompting conversations and raising public awareness

Five benefits of biophilic office design

Biophilic design incorporates elements from nature, such as plants, water features and natural lighting, into the workplace. Although this approach has yet to hit the mainstream, many experts believe the business benefits mean it will become widespread. Here are five benefits

Why workplace fertility support is good for all

‘Workplaces need to be proactive now and ensure employees facing fertility issues are supported’

Should you prioritise mental health over ‘performance’?

cartoon of scales showing balance between work performance and mental health

Reprioritising the mental wellbeing of employees requires business leaders to take a closer look at workplace culture

Meditation can end the UK’s workplace woes

It may be the workplace wellbeing suggestion which gets eyes rolling, but meditation can help workers focus on giving their optimum, not just their maximum

A smile a day helps keep the doctor away

Being happy and optimistic can help reduce the risk of heart problems, researchers have confirmed

Workplace mental health pushed to top of agenda

Man by window with blinds

Debilitating mental illness that wrecks lives and careers is increasingly being addressed as a workplace issue

Is stress at work always a bad thing?

Contrary to enlightened practice, attempting to eliminate all stress from the workplace may not be best for the individual or the organisation