Creating Healthy Organizations
Graham's new book describes how to strengthen the links between people and performance.
Graham Lowe talks with Canadian HR Reporter TV's Amanda Silliker about why it's important to have a healthy organization and how employers can build one.
View Graham's presentation at the Minding Your Workplace Symposium, May 6th, 2011, sponsored by Alberta Health Service.
News from July 2005
- Jobs for life
(Jul. 28 '05)
Ernst & Young is a cautious firm that has embarked on a bold experiment to address deeply personal questions about work. The goal is to create jobs for life.
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- Quality of work affects questions of retirement
(Jul. 27 '05)
Job satisfaction goes a long way -- often all the way to age 65
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- Laughter is best medicine for job stress
(Jul. 25 '05)
Sometimes, life can be about as fun as accidentally sitting on a big wad of bubble gum.
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- Violence, stress up for nurses
(Jul. 25 '05)
Nurses are overworked, morale is deteriorating and violence is soaring in Queensland health care facilities, a study has found.
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- Japanese office workers suffer hypertension
(Jul. 22 '05)
Up to 30 percent of Japanese office employees suffer from "workplace hypertension," in which blood-pressure rises considerably at work, a survey shows.
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- U.S. workers slacking
(Jul. 13 '05)
The average U.S. worker wastes more than two hours a day, and that is not including lunch, according to a new Web survey by America On-line and Salary.com.
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- Attention managers: your employees need a vacation
(Jul. 12 '05)
Studies show that job stress stretches the bottom line. Lack of quality vacation time is part of the problem.
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- Awards for business excellence in workplace flexibility
(Jul. 8 '05)
Congratulations to the winners of the 2005 Alfred P. Sloan Awards for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility.
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- Bringing Workplaces Within the Law
(Jul. 8 '05)
Canada's system of employment standards is not working as well as it should.
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- Vacation: Why are you not taking yours?
(Jul. 7 '05)
Many Canadians aren't using up all their holiday time -- against expert advice to take a break.
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