Human Resources, Wellbeing
Two-thirds of Australians experience bullying, and workplaces can minimise its prevalence by addressing it as a health hazard, a new study reveals.
More than half of small business owners are struggling with mental health issues, a crisis that's an everyday tragedy in Australia.
Travelling Tradies founder Adam Valastro tells SmartCompany about his journey from burnt-out tradie to bartering traveler.
A joint study between MYOB and Beyond Blue shows 50% of SME owners experience mental health issues, leading to calls for more community support.
"From the outside, I was winning. But on the inside, I felt a deep sense of disconnect. I had let life become a monotone existence."
We live in a society obsessed with performance. For both young and old, competitions, awards and rankings are an inescapable feature of life.
A council in Queensland has become the first local government to provide businesses in its area with access to a free mental health and wellbeing platform.
Research has shown a sense of connectedness is essential for mental wellbeing, but for many entrepreneurs, it is hard to find.
Startup Advice, Wellbeing
An accountant is obviously not trained as a counsellor or psychologist, but for many, they represent a reliable outlet and a trusted sanity check.
Many challenges small businesses face in today’s environment can be helped by the introduction of a dog to the workplace.