37 min

Grief in the Workplace: Transforming Bereavement Policies The Widow Squad Podcast

    • Mental Health

Jody LaVoie's life changed drastically when her husband was shot by a disgruntled employee, propelling her from stay-at-home mom to CEO of their $50 million company. Turning her pain into purpose, Jody now advocates for improved bereavement support in the workplace, aiming to create a more empathetic work environment for those dealing with loss.Key topics in this episode include:Balancing personal grief with professional responsibilitiesThe need for organizations to understand and support emp...

Jody LaVoie's life changed drastically when her husband was shot by a disgruntled employee, propelling her from stay-at-home mom to CEO of their $50 million company. Turning her pain into purpose, Jody now advocates for improved bereavement support in the workplace, aiming to create a more empathetic work environment for those dealing with loss.Key topics in this episode include:Balancing personal grief with professional responsibilitiesThe need for organizations to understand and support emp...

37 min