workplace wellbeing

Feeling connected when working remotely

With rates of remote working on the rise, research suggests that it can be beneficial for both the employer and the employee to allow for time away from the office. But there’s a catch - teleworking only works when it’s done well (see here for our recent piece on maximising [...]

2020-03-18T09:47:18+13:00March 16th, 2020|

New workshop: Strengthening Psychological Safety

Imagine a senior advisor is sitting in a meeting about an upcoming major project. He notices the person leading the project may have missed a pivotal point. The senior advisor recalls the last time he provided feedback and how he was made to look incompetent, so he says nothing [...]

2020-02-24T13:40:37+13:00January 31st, 2020|

Wellbeing Workshops and happier teams

Umbrella partnered with a specific business unit operating in a fierce market with significant adversity for the employees, their clients and the industry. The goal of the initiative was to support individuals and teams to increase resilience and manage stress successfully at home and work. Following a detailed assessment [...]

2020-02-24T14:13:49+13:00January 8th, 2020|