Grief in the Workplace

Grief in the workplace is a complex and sensitive issue that can significantly impact employees and organizational dynamics. When a colleague has experienced a loss, whether it’s a loved one or a personal challenge, it can affect their emotional well-being and overall performance. Creating a compassionate and supportive work environment becomes crucial during such times. Employers should acknowledge grief, offer resources like counseling, and be flexible with work arrangements to help employees navigate through their morning process while maintaining a sense of community within the workplace. Open communication and empathy play key roles in fostering a workplace culture that recognizes and addresses the challenges associated with grief.

Brewster is proud to support Good Grief, a NJ-based group, providing comprehensive education and resources to those in need. For resources and information, please visit

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