As Christmas approaches, most of us get excited to be reunited with family members from close and afar. However, Christmas can be one of the loneliest periods for many, a topic which is heavily under-discussed since almost a fifth of the population say they are always or often lonely (British Red … Read more about The Loneliness Epidemic
What a whirlwind of a year it has already been! 2018 has seen Thrive Law launch, grow its team, expand its clientele, gain national recognition for its campaign to make mental health first aiders mandatory and host our Thriving Minds events to provide resources to ensure a thriving workforce. We … Read more about Thrive’s round up of 2018!
Meet Khaleeqa Bostan, Digital Marketing and Social Media Apprentice I have completed my A levels in photography and media studies. Since joining in October 2018, I have devised a social media strategy with the aim of increasing transparency with our audience, allowing topical conversations and … Read more about Khaleeqa Bostan
That is the question for those of us experiencing mental health difficulties in the workplace More than one in six of us are currently experiencing mental health problems at work. We might be feeling low, feeling hopeless about the future, finding it hard to concentrate. Or we might be feeling … Read more about To talk or not to talk?
What is an NDA? A non-disclosure agreement (NDA), sometimes referred to as “gagging clauses”, are legally binding contracts between one or more parties who agree to not disclose confidential information they have shared with each other. They are most typically contained within employment contacts … Read more about Why employers should exercise caution when using NDAs
According to a report from the Royal College of Psychiatrists, mental health issues are the reason for a third of all “fit notes” issued by GPs – fuelling concerns that employee wellbeing initiatives are not working. In-house yoga, healthy eating guidance, flexible hours and table football in … Read more about Being your true self at work boosts mental wellbeing and performance
In 2016/17, more than half a million non-fatal injuries to workers were reported, according to government statistics. Although offices are considered low-risk environments, this doesn’t mean workers and employers should let their health and safety standards slip. The office is not a risk-free … Read more about How to spot and eliminate risks of office workplace accidents
There are two things that any person would need to make any success out of their life: Their ability to exist and their mental health. Over the years we have learned that disability is not a massive problem when reaching for success. The truth is that if we want anything enough and if we are … Read more about Why The Best Investment Is In Your Mental Health