Perhaps never before has the focus of mental and emotional wellness been at the forefront of leadership.
According to the Harvard Business Review, “mental health challenges are now the norm among employees across all organizational levels.” In 2021, during a follow-up study to their 2019 Mental Health at Work Report, seventy-six percent of respondents reported at least one symptom of a mental health condition in the past year, up from 59% in 2019.
The pandemic impacted every area of people’s lives, and has been a leading factor in an increase of mental health concerns. And it is not behind us yet.
Taking care of yourself is vital: if you are depleted your health, work, and ability to support others will suffer.
This episode explores why, as a leader, taking care of your mental and emotional wellness, and supporting your team to do so as well, is critical.
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