Recruitment Obstacles

“Not only do many Canadians suffer from increased stress and anxiety, feelings of isolation, and concerns about their mental health as a result of working from home, but the sad reality is that too few modern and remote workplaces are set up to promote healthy habits. Desk jobs involve long hours of sitting, and both the stress and excitement of a go-go-go lifestyle can lead to sleep disruption and less-than-healthy coping techniques,” according to Dialogue.

Although we see many new wellness techniques available to try, it seems that these health problems persist and are not easy to solve. So what is causing this popularity in workplace wellness techniques? G&A Partners has found the causes of this problem in America, which can give us a better understanding of how the same issues can impact the Canadian workforce.

Recruitment Obstacles

You can check the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC)’s resources created to help employers develop and maintain mentally healthy workplaces. The MHCC provides tools, information, and support needed to ensure that every person in Canada can go to work knowing their organization recognizes the importance of psychological health and safety in the workplace. Visit this link for more information.

Are you surprised about these numbers? What workplace wellness techniques would you recommend? Share your thoughts with other professionals in the comments section below.  

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