The “yellow vest” riots, low morale, pension issues and unpaid overtime are taking a heavy toll on French police officers.
While transformations are never easy, if we focus on “why not” versus “why”, it is exciting to think of what we could do for our companies, products, careers and lives.
The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates there are 800K suicides annually on a global basis which translates into one every 40 seconds. Perhaps more frightening is that for every suicide death, there are 20 attempted … Read more...
Medical researchers have discovered a blood test which may provide an early indicator of PTSD in combat troops. Just over two dozen biomarkers have been identified out of a field of one million which may hold the key to predicting who is most at risk for the disorder. A successful test could also hopefully reduce the stigma associated with mental health problems in the military.
In a unique application of machine learning researchers have developed a “Quitting Risk” model. The developers claim their model successfully predicted 63% of people who were “most likely” to leave their jobs. This has lots … Read more...
In a surprising “about face”, the NYPD brass will let officers who raise their hand and ask for mental health support, to keep their badges.
A new survey by the Fairfax County, VA police confirms the stress, stigma and resistance to asking for help that officers deal with on a daily basis. As the Fairfax Chief put it, “We generally … Read more...
Despite all of the concerns about online privacy, it appears that consumers will trade their information for a good deal.
Increased street violence, “single-crewing” deployments and depleted officer ranks are increasing the stress, absenteeism and officer suicide rates in the UK.
While Artificial intelligence is the hot new “buzzword” in business, almost everyone struggles to understand how it works!