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Dealing with stress

Decision making principles - two men discussing work
Types of decision making

Sometimes we can decide on a course of action because we have some degree of control. At other times, the circumstances are out of our control. Understanding this is key to making better decisions.

Reducing financial pressure during Christmas tile
Reducing financial pressure during the festive season

The festive season can be the most expensive time of the year. Between buying gifts, going out to parties, and entertaining, the financial pressure starts to add up! To help you out this season, we’ve put together some tips to help reduce the burden on your wallet.

Feeling stressed out?
Stressed out? Everyday stress symptoms and signs

When we think about the causes, signs and symptoms of stress, we often think about workplace stress, but we can get just as stressed out by ‘everyday life’ events and these can have an equally dramatic impact on our health.

Work Life Balance
Work-life balance

While men and women feel the same pressure to spend more time with their family, men often don’t communicate their stress and worries. But sharing thoughts and struggles is a proactive step toward shifting the balance of stress and finding new solutions. Here are some ways you can start to shift your work-life balance.

Work place happiness
Workplace happiness

We are social creatures at heart. We crave interaction, engagement, and connection with others. We can foster good relationships at home with our family, friends and partners. But what about work? Learn how to enable happy relationships at work.

Work stress management techniques
Work stress management techniques

We’ve all heard the scary statistics about the seemingly ever-growing levels of stress in our modern workplaces, but how can we learn to manage it? Here we explore some of the causes and offer some techniques for management of stress at work.

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Reducing workplace stress - making work a better place to be

While we can’t always control things that create workplace stress, we can learn to manage it more effectively or better yet, find the good things in the workplace!

Understanding & getting help for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)?

Once referred to as “shell shock” or battle fatigue, PTSD first became recognised internationally after World War 1. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a trauma or stressor-related disorder that can develop in people who have experienced a traumatic, life-threatening or catastrophic event.

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Coping with burnout

Learn how to recognise the signs of burnout, and get tips and strategies to help you cope.

Man suffering financial anxiety and stress
Financial stress

Experiencing cash flow problems, being in debt or feeling worried about providing for yourself or your family can cause anxiety and other mental issues. Financial stress can also impact your relationships with others. Here we look at some causes and signs of financial stress, as well as ways to get help.

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How to avoid bringing your work stress home

There are many things that cause us to feel stress with workplace stress one of the more common. Lessen the impact of workplace stress on your home life with these helpful tips.

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Staying on top of working from home during COVID-19

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, many people have found themselves working from home. There are many benefits to working from home, as well as some pitfalls. Here we look at some of the challenges and how to stay on top of working from home.

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Physical, mental, and financial support during COVID-19

COVID-19 has led many of us to feel concerned about our health. One of the best ways to protect our health is to know where to go for support. Here, we have complied some tips for keeping safe, as well as resources for practical support, including support options available if your job, financial or housing situation has been impacted by this crisis.