I recently wrote a post on employee depression and its impact on engagement. Well this evening I came across this TedX talk and thought that I’d add a bit more to the conversation. I know its kinda downer thing to talk about and explore, but it could be something that is really impacting your employees — so as HR people, we should explore it and learn more about it… plus I really enjoy Ted Talks :).
“The opposite of depression is not happiness, but vitality, and it was vitality that seemed to seep away from me in that moment.”
A gut-wrenching talk on overcoming depression: