The Trusted Leader Blog

Welcome to the Trusted Leader Blog: a space for forward-thinking individuals to hear from industry experts on emerging issues.

We seek to empower leaders by providing insights and information that will inspire positive change within their organizations and communities. With a variety of contributors, the ideas and experiences shared make this a rich resource for creating healthy, psychologically safe, engaged and inclusive workplaces.

Culture

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3 min read

The Transformative Power of Hope

As leaders, we have the opportunity and the obligation to energize our teams, foster hope, and identify and grow the positive. Particularly now, when...

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What You Can Learn from The Quiet Quitting Phenomenon

Quiet quitting has gone viral on social media. Employees are letting the world know that they are setting boundaries; they are only going to do what...

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Let Your Managers Know You’ve Got Their Back

The Niagara Institute recently released an excellent resource called The Ultimate Guide to Middle Management: What's Changing, Why it's Hard, and...

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Aspiring Workforce

With labour shortages in Canada projected to reach two million workers by 2031, and rising rates of absenteeism, presenteeism, and turnover, it is...

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The 2022 Health and Safety Leadership Survey

Want to win in the battle for talent? Make sure you have a culture of health and safety

Workplace Safety & Prevention Services just released its...

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Are You Taking Time To Acknowledge The Good Things Your Employees Are Doing?

Staying positive is challenging for some, even under the best circumstances, never mind the extreme conditions in which we've been living and...

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Are you equipped to prevent violence and address it safely and swiftly if it occurs?

Last month, Will Smith slapped Chris Rock on stage at The Academy Awards – an open act of aggression in front of millions of onlookers. The scene...

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Image of a warehouse employee sitting down yawning while on the job

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Are You Thinking Broadly Enough When it Comes to Protecting Employees From Workplace Impairment?

When you hear the phrase workplace impairment, what comes to mind?  If you are like most people, you likely think about substance use, such as...

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Leaders Have the Power to Instil Hope During the Covid Crisis

The lens through which we see the world influences what we believe is possible. When we’re caught in a pattern of thinking that magnifies...

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7 min read

Worry about returning to the workplace

As employees return to the workplace after being laid off or forced to work at home because of COVID-19 restrictions, many are worried about...

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