Promoting Holidays as Personal Time

Promoting Holidays as Personal Time

While you might not be responsible to provide work life balance as an employer, it is beneficial to both your employees and your organization as a whole to help promote it. Employees who feel they have a healthy work-life balance perform better and show increased productivity. Plus, in your workplace it can help improve retention, decrease employee burnout, improve employee health, and reduce absenteeism. Human Resources support can help employees achieve that ever-elusive work-life balance.

Dazed and Confused:The Employer’s Guide to Managing Cannabis in the Workplace

Dazed and Confused:The Employer’s Guide to Managing Cannabis in the Workplace

On October 17, 2018, the Cannabis Act officially came into effect, permitting Canadians to legally purchase, possess and consume recreational cannabis. Amidst the excitement, a report published by the Conference Board of Canada indicated that more than half of Canadian employers expressed concerns about the potential effects that this significant legislative development would have on their workplace.

Webinar: Managing Your Productivity in a Stressful Workplace

Webinar: Managing Your Productivity in a Stressful Workplace

Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Are you stressed at work and need help? 
You are not alone, 1 in 4 people report being highly stressed at work. 
High levels of stress could be detrimental to your productivity, health and overall job performance. Through this webinar, participants will learn how to be more productive through time management, prioritization and conflict management techniques.

Supporting Second Harvest

Supporting Second Harvest

MaxPeople and Rodney Employment Law were proud to take part in a Second Harvest Fundraiser. Second Harvest rescues fresh surplus food that would otherwise go to waste, from grocery stores, wholesalers and manufacturers, and delivers it to people in need across Toronto. We split our team into two and spent a couple of days volunteering at Second Harvest sorting food.