COVID-19 has prompted a wave of inspired community actions by individuals and businesses. PowerUp Leadership is sharing resources and inspirational community actions as we come across them. This crisis will forever change the way organizations conduct business for the betterment of society. 

Leadership CapabilityThere has never been a more critical time to up your leadership game. Remote working, combined with elevated stress levels, makes good leadership more important than ever. Do you know a business showing community leadership? Email their story to us to profile and feature on our site.

Stress Management and Self Care

An organization’s leaders can only lead effectively if they are taking care of themselves. Leaders need to model stress management and self care to their team.

Center for Workplace Mental Health

Strategies for Coping with Stress and Anxiety During COVID-19

The Heart of a Resilient Leadership – Coping with COVID-19

Resources for Businesses & Individuals

Resources for businesses and individuals including access to free services and funding are listed below.

Nova Scotia Based Businesses – Up to 75% of Funding Covered for Leadership Skills Training through NSBI

McGill University has temporarily opened up many of its digital resources for free until May 31, 2020 

The Conference Board of Canada has Opened Up Access to its up-to-date economic reports during the Pandemic

Small Business Resources Dealing with COVID-19

Community Generosity & Goodwill

Many organizations have stepped up and offered free services to the public and frontline workers during this pandemic. PowerUp Leadership would love to profile your organization if you are stepping up, let us know how you have helped!

Free Promos & Coffee Offered to Front Line Workers and Health Care Workers

Hootsuite Offering Free Professional Membership through July 1, 2020

Rasa, the Best Indian Restaurant in Halifax, is Offering Free Meals to Health Professionals during pandemic

Temporary Access to Free Software During COVID-19