Tag Archives: Influence

BILL HOWATT: Psychological safety and productivity

Bill Howatt ([email protected]) Published: Sep 10 at 7:34 p.m. in The Chronicle Herald  If asked to define what a psychologically safe relationship between an employee and manager would look like, you’re likely to come up with a definition that has a behavioural base. -123RF Science is a powerful lens for discovering innovations as well as the truth […]

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Psychological safety a critical element to a positive work experience

Bill Howatt ([email protected]) Ample research suggests that mental health is a growing concern in Canada, so employers can expect more employees will experience a mental health issue. In addition, changes in occupational health and safety legislation are influencing the psychological health and safety conversation.          Employers are beginning to focus on psychological safety […]

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Psychological Health and Safety Assessment

How prepared is your organization to facilitate a psychologically-safe workplace?  The Conference Board of Canada’s Health and Safety Leadership Centre (HSLC) in partnership with Howatt HR are surveying professionals across Canada to better understand their organization’s current readiness to address psychological health and safety in the workplace. HSLC supports the continuous improvement of healthy and […]

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