WATCH: ChalkTalks | Wellbeing in the Workplace – Summary coverage

WATCH: Summary of Health Central ChalkTalks panel discussion on Wellbeing in the Workplace. Full coverage to follow!

The right to disconnect: is flexible working doing more harm than good?

Social media and wellbeing researcher Alex Beattie says we need to clarify boundaries between work time and home time. By Jude Barback.

Workplace wellbeing built on good job design and culture

Panellists of Health Central’s ChalkTalks panel discussion agreed that wellbeing in any workplace can only flourish if employers are focused on getting the job design, organisational culture and fundamental basics of employment right first.

Are you being bullied at work?

An investigation into claims of bullying by retirement commissioner Diane Maxwell has come back clear but it highlights the fact that bullying at work can often be difficult to identify.

It’s time to stamp out bullying in the workplace

Revelations of bullying in Parliament drive home the need to have this conversation about bullying in the workplace now. Our panel discussion tonight in Wellington will discuss bullying and other aspects of wellbeing in the workplace – there are still a few tickets left, so do come along to hear expert opinions on this important topic.

Announcing new expert panellist to Workplace Wellbeing panel discussion

WorkSafe's Jude Urlich will be an excellent addition to tonight's eagerly awaited panel discussion on Wellbeing in the Workplace.

Wellbeing in the Workplace: Are we making progress?

In anticipation of next week’s Health Central ChalkTalks panel discussion on Wellbeing in the Workplace and the release of the Wellbeing Budget the week after, we ask our panellists why wellbeing is such a hot topic and whether we’re making progress in our workplaces.

Beyond the free fruit and yoga: what does wellbeing in the workplace really look...

The modern workplace is brimming with wellbeing initiatives, but unless these are underpinned by a culture that truly values and looks after its employees, these initiatives won’t benefit businesses in the way they hoped. By Jude Barback.

What about body donation after euthanasia?

As New Zealand considers a bill looking to legalise euthanasia, an Otago University ethicist considers it’s time to shine the light on the ethical complications surrounding body donation and assisted dying.

Wellbeing in the Workplace: Health Central’s next ChalkTalks panel discussion

Tickets are now on sale for Health Central’s ChalkTalk panel discussion on Wellbeing in the Workplace.


Opinion: Hope is the key

In an example of conventional medicine at its worst, a patient of mine recently had her beautiful hope dashed. This inspiring young mum of two...


Psychological support for the wellbeing of Frontline healthcare workers during the...

Sponsored article chnnl (pronounced channel), an app which anonymously tracks employee mental wellbeing, is helping healthcare providers across New Zealand provide psychological support for the...