Spotify to shut offices for a week to allow employees to ‘recharge’
Spotify joins list of companies prioritising employee well-being to provide best working environment. As part of ‘Wellness Week’, all Spotify offices will be closed everywhere in November.
WeWork India announces 10-day ‘Diwali break’ for employees
The coworking space major says the surprise holiday break will help the employees celebrate Diwali with family and loved ones. A similar initiative has been taken by e-commerce startup Meesho.
Poor mental health of staff costs India Inc $14 billion yearly: Deloitte
Around 80% of the Indian workforce has reported mental health issues during the past year.
Centre's Mental Health mission needs more than just allocations
NMHP is severely underfunded, and even the funds it is allocated are underutilised. A second, centrally-funded scheme for mental healthcare will be futile if it, too, is plagued by NMHP’s difficulties
Power is an opportunity to drive change: Neerja Birla
Birla believes power comes with responsibility, and it should always be used effectively, for the right reasons.
Facebook’s dilemma: Instagram’s mental health toll
We should worry as India leads the count for the number of Instagram users globally, most of whom are young adults.
Social media portrays picture-perfect life, that needs to change
One can't become a slave of social media, says Neerja Birla, founder and chairperson, Mpower.
A mentally healthy workforce could drive an organization towards perpetuity
Organisations not only need to institutionalise mental health leave, they also need to empower employees to be able to express that they are undergoing anxiety or stress.
Cos rush with WFH recharge breaks, here's why
As companies come up with smarter ways to stem attrition among their employees, psychologists warn that work-from-home has become one of the leading contributors to stress and depression.
The era of digital health begins in India
From Health Basix to Practo, digital health is going to be a fundamental part of India’s healthcare future.