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Workforce & strategy: A priority for CEOs as they work with CHROs and CSOs to prepare and manage business continuity during crisis

Reward and well-being programme impacts


Addressing employee stress in a crisis 

Reward and well-being programmes meet critical needs for workers and their families and remain among the most essential levers to engage and motivate workers. These programmes are more essential than ever in a crisis like the current COVID-19 pandemic, which can create tremendous stress for workers. This article addresses how organisations can address well-being issues in a crisis and identify areas that may be impacted.

Topics covered in this article:

  • How to address compensation issues during the COVID-19 crisis, including those pertaining to pay plans and salaries.
  • What kinds of benefits this crisis may call for, such as traveller extraction and non-punitive sick leave.
  • What kinds of particular well-being programmes will be needed, such as childcare and mental health care.

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