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Coping with disruption: Safeguarding our Mental Health in the age of COVID-19

Many of us have been challenged in ways we never thought imaginable, especially when it comes to navigating the wide range of feelings and disruptions to our daily lives due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This instinctive survival-mode can short-circuit our capacity for cooperation, erode confidence in our ability to adapt, and disrupt our sense of safety and meaning.

Webinar  |  Dec 7, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m. EDT

Slow Train Coming, Canada’s Emergence from Recession

The Chief Economist will look at how different regions of the world have handled the virus and the prospects for recovery heading into 2021. The numerous risks to the U.S. outlook will also be examined as will the implications of the presidential election for both the U.S. and global economy.

Webinar  |  Dec 15, 2020 @ 2:00 p.m. EDT

Adapting your workplace to the persistent pandemic

Across Canada, workplace health and safety protocols are evolving to keep pace with COVID-19. In this 60-minute interactive webinar, we will focus on the management of these changes and the critical success factors needed to adapt and thrive throughout the pandemic.

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Framing the cost of chronic health conditions in the workplace

Heath Solutions by Shoppers, in partnership with The Conference Board of Canada, have developed a free on-line tool for framing the cost of common chronic conditions in the workplace. Dr. Bill Howatt will instruct how to use this tool.

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Stop Hiding and Start Living: How to say F-IT to fear and develop mental fitness

We know that what stops us from making life better is fear, it can keep us parked in areas of our life for more time than we would like it to but what we also know is that what we believe is possible for ourselves will also come true, good or bad.

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Intangibles at the Heart of Global Value Chains and the COVID-19 Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic is not only disrupting the tangible parts of global value chains but also its heart—the intangibles. In this 60-minute webinar, Ari Van Assche, Professor of International Business, HEC Montréal, discusses the rising importance of intangibles in global value chains during the two decades preceding the pandemic.

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Healthy Employer and Employee Responses to COVID 19

In this webinar, three workplace experts will discuss how available evidence-based resources, practices and tools can be readily adapted to help organizations and individual employees find their way through this open-ended crisis.

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Step 1

Click on the link provided to join the webinar. If you receive an error message copy and paste the link into your browser. If the password doesn’t work, type it in—copy and paste unfortunately doesn’t work.

Step 2

You will be asked to enter your name and email address. The WebEx application will open in a separate window and you will be able to see the presenter’s slides.

Step 3

Connect to the audio either by using the call back feature or Voice over IP on your computer. Once you sign into the web portion a box will pop up on your screen with the audio options. Once you sign into the web portion a box will pop up on your screen with the call-in phone number or the option to join using your computer speakers. Your phone line will be muted automatically as to eliminate any background noise. A few days before the webinar we suggest you test the software to ensure you can connect

Interactions during the webinar

  • You will hear the webinar moderator periodically count down until the webinar begins.
  • There is a chat panel on the right-hand side of the screen once you have logged in. You can enter your questions as you think of them or save them until the Q&A.
  • There will be a customer satisfaction poll at the end of the webinar. Please add your comments.

Common issues

Why won’t my password work?

You cannot copy and paste the webinar password as an extra space will be added to the end without being obvious, resulting in an error. Please type out the password you were given.

How do I listen to the webinar?

You need to connect for the audio either over your computer speakers (VoIP) or by dialing in over the telephone.

What if I have a firewall?

If you or your organization’s firewall prevents you from accessing WebEx, you can dial-in over the phone for the audio and follow along with the slides that are sent the morning of the webinar.