The core of wellbeing, productivity and health in uncertain times

by Brendon Livingstone on 11/05/2020 10:00

Brendon and daughter Chelsea doing a HIIT workout at home

This article is republished from my original The core of wellbeing, productivity and health in uncertain times post in LinkedIn. 

We've all been through some big changes over the last few weeks, and a different way of life and uncertainty is set to continue over the coming weeks and months even as we go into an eased set of restrictions in Level 2.

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What you're feeling? - that's probably normal

by Kirsten Eriksen on 06/05/2020 11:30

This article is republished from my original What you're feeling?- that's probably normal post in LinkedIn. 

As we in New Zealand are almost a week in to what is hopefully our first and only foray into level 3, I and others around me have noticed an upsurge in the amount of "well being" content appearing in their various channels. Before COVID-19 I saw some statistics that said one in four of us will experience a period of anxiety in our lives. I'd put money on that statistic being higher now.  

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Transform your team's behaviour with a working agreement or culture canvas

by Kirsten Eriksen on 01/05/2020 11:00

This article is republished from my original Transform your team's behaviour with a working agreement or culture​ post in LinkedIn.

Side note: I wrote this article just before New Zealand entered lockdown. In the weeks that have followed, I've been keeping in touch with the person whose situation I describe, and working remotely has, if anything, intensified the issues they are experiencing. I was going to wait to publish this till we were back in our offices again, but from what I've observed now more than ever, we need the structure the activities below describe. 

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Remote working is all about the people

by David Reiss on 30/03/2020 12:00

This article is republished from my original Remote working is all about the people​ post in LinkedIn.

Given that most of New Zealand is being forced to work in completely new ways, I wanted to share with you some of our insights and things that we have learned about remote working. We have had staff remote working for years; but have had to make some changes because now the whole business is doing it at the same time.

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Managing anxiety in these unprecedented times

by Kirsten Eriksen on 24/03/2020 11:00

The view from my impromptu home office

This article is republished from my original Managing anxiety in the unprecedented times post in LinkedIn.

The world is currently experiencing an unprecedented situation. Many of you will be experiencing anxiety on scale for the first time in your lives. As someone who deals with anxiety daily, I'd like to share a few thoughts and tips on how to mindfully navigate through this scary situation.

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