Leadership Insights: How can you create a more mentally healthy workplace?
This episode of the Hays Leadership Insights podcast features Emma Mamo, from Mind, with advice on building a mentally healthy workplace that provides the right support for those who may be experiencing mental health issues.
The Hays Worldwide Leadership Insights podcast addresses an array of topics related to leadership, management and recruitment, featuring interviews with business experts who share their knowledge on how to effectively lead a business, both now and in the future. In this episode, Emma Mamo, Head of Workplace Wellbeing at, introduces what we mean by mental health and why it’s so relevant to the workplace, alongside discussing examples of mentally healthy workplaces and the tools, ideas and approaches that have helped.
However, there is still too much stigma around discussing mental health at work, and Emma talks about the issues this can create and ways it might be overcome. There’s an equal focus on promoting positive wellbeing across the whole workforce, and responding helpfully when staff might be experiencing problems.
The podcast is 20 minutes long, and there’s a full written transcript available too.