Majority of Canadians Believe Jobs are “Doable” at Home: Survey

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Another day, another COVID-related survey, this time it’s recruitment firm Robert Half that says 79% of employees are currently working from home with 60% of those people realizing their job is “doable” outside their office. Interestingly, 55% of the 500 people who normally work in offices say their work-life balance has improved without a commute […]

New Personal Protective Equipment Directory for Ontario Workplaces

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The government has launched a website to provide businesses with information on personal protective equipment (PPE) suppliers. The Workplace PPE Supplier Directory has an up-to-date list of Ontario companies and business associations that are ready to supply personal protective equipment. “Ontario’s businesses stepped up at the outset of this crisis not only to keep their workers and […]

Morneau Shepell Partnering with Ontario to Help with Mental Health

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Morneau Shepell is partnering with the Government of Ontario to provide its internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (iCBT) program to Ontarians aged 16 and over, as part of its investment in mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Morneau Shepell’s AbilitiCBT™ program addresses anxiety, depression and anxiety symptoms related to the uniquely challenging aspects of pandemics: uncertainty, isolation, caring for family and […]