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Spring term courses, free for McMaster staff and faculty

Have you taken a McMaster University Continuing Education Essentials course? They are free for McMaster staff and faculty. Explore topics that include business, communication, innovation, leadership, productivity and team content. If it is your first time enrolling, submit an Employee Tuition Assistance application to HR to confirm your eligibility. If fees are not adjusted or you have any […]

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2021-2022 Benefit Rates for Group Life and AD&D Insurances

The University engages in an annual renewal process for all the benefit plans provided to employees. McMaster University has been a longstanding participant in the University Life Insurance Plan (ULIP). This group is comprised of 12 universities and has contracted with Sun Life Financial to provide Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) benefits in addition to […]

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Quarterly Newsletter for Supervisors Now Available: Managing Teams Remotely

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Homewood Health, McMaster’s Employee and Family Assistance Provider, (EFAP) is pleased to release the quarterly edition of the Vitality newsletter, “Managing Teams Remotely”. In this article, Homewood Health explores ways to optimize working conditions for individuals who find themselves working at home more often.  They use recent data to answer common questions about trust, productivity, […]

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May Newsletter Now Available – Children and Youth Mental Health

Homewood Health, McMaster’s Employee and Family Assistance Provider, (EFAP) is pleased to release the May 2021 edition of the Life Lines newsletter, “Children and Youth Mental Health”. In this article, Homewood Health explores a wide range of contributing factors that parents and caregivers should be aware of, and possible reasons as to why children and […]

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Employee Well-Being: Sustainability

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Sustainability and the Environment This month we would like to share some great resources and webinars to help you along your path to eco-friendly living and sustainable practices. The links below offer tips on how to make sustainable changes in your life. Let’s keep our planet clean! An easy way to reduce your impact on […]

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