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end-of-year events

Five tips to reduce excessive drinking at office Christmas parties

Office Christmas parties are notoriously fuelled by excessive alcohol consumption and with employers liable for any inap...
burnout

Resilience training: preventing burnout as small-business owners

Asking questions such as "where are my biggest pain points?" can help to decipher where the possible contributing factor...
Hospitality industry workers

New platform addressing labour and mental health challenges in hospitality

Clipboard Hospitality is serving over 50,000 members and 8000 businesses in Australia's hospitality industry address the...
psychologically

How small businesses can prioritise their employees’ mental health

Mental health needs to be an ongoing dialogue, not just a conversation that takes place on RUOK day - normalise mental h...
start-ups, vulnerable, women's health, mental health, support

Demand for greater mental health wellbeing support for employees

Overall, 65 per cent of employees and 58 per cent of employers believe companies should prioritise employee mental healt...

Coping with the roller coaster of small business and self-employment

In a world where communication builds trust, genuine self-awareness through sharing and vulnerability can be a real busi...

ASBFEO welcomes funding free mental health and financial counselling

Beyond Blue's New Access for Small Business Owners program offers free one-on-one telehealth sessions with specially tra...

ANZ food standards authority mulls changes to pregnancy warning labels on liquor

Pregnancy warning labels are considered by the government to be important in increasing awareness of the risks of drinki...
mindfulness, health

How to manage stress and overwhelm as a small-business owner

When we are deep in the problem, it always feels much bigger than it really is. - reach out to a colleague, partner, or ...
psychologically

Stigma around mental health still rife in the workplace

Despite efforts to improve mental health awareness, 84 per cent of people with a mental health issue were still judged o...