Amanda Wallis

Rethinking employee wellbeing in 2021

During 2020, an estimated 81% of New Zealand company boards discussed workplace mental health issues – a large spike compared to 2019 where only 62% of boards discussed the mental health of their employees. The discussion around mental health and wellbeing has risen to the forefront of business strategy since [...]

2021-01-26T13:59:42+13:00January 26th, 2021|

Wellbeing strategies that work: Frequently asked questions

Our team has collectively spent hundreds of hours facilitating mental health and wellbeing workshops with leaders across diverse organisations and industries this year.   During Mental Health Awareness Week 2020, Dr Nigel George, Dr Jeremy Robertson, Tamara Mapp-Borren and Gary Hewson also spent many hours speaking with hundreds of [...]

2020-10-30T13:34:54+13:00October 28th, 2020|

What is presenteeism and what do we do about it?

Picture this, you wake up on Tuesday morning with a splitting headache and heavy congestion. You’re pretty sure you don’t have COVID-19 and a moment passes as you consider whether you should take a sick day. Remembering the important meetings you have booked for the afternoon and the impending [...]

2020-10-28T11:41:38+13:00October 27th, 2020|