On 15th March, 2019, something happened in Christchurch that changed the course of history forever and New Zealand will never be like it was before.
In these tough times, we need to unite and address any mental health issues that might arise in our homes or workplaces.
Being a tradie is no walk in the park. Sometimes, you might find yourself fixing a power line at 4:00 a.m. on a Saturday morning, other times, you could be building roads under the hot Kiwi sun.
Not to mention competition, cash problems, workplace disputes and angry customers.
All these events might leave you mentally exhausted. In fact, according to a research, around 47% of New Zealanders might experience mental health issues at some point in their lives. That's almost half of the population.
Other research claims that 1 in 5 Aussies experience mental health problems.
As a trade business owner, managing employees with mental health issues can be a daunting task. If not managed efficiently, these issues can affect your employee's capability to perform their daily tasks.