Mind, Body, and Wallet

Workforce well-being in the pandemic era

With the global influence of COVID-19, well-being has been brought to the forefront within the workplace – both global enterprises and small businesses. While many small businesses made shifts to accommodate lockdowns and new ways of working, employees still felt the stress of an uncertain era disrupting their lives. How has the mental, physical, and financial health of working Americans been impacted, and what role are business owners playing in the workforce’s well-being in the pandemic era and beyond?


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Guardian and ADP® small business webinar mini-series

  • What does your worksite need to look like when you return to work? Are you legally permitted to mandate your employees to receive a vaccine? Find this and more in the first webinar of our four-part series with ADP.

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  • Today, depression is a leading cause of disability among working Americans. Our colleagues may need help with personal and work-related stress. Learn how to address the emotional well-being of your small business’ workforce.

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  • Join Guardian and ADP to learn how new technologies are better supporting business continuity and helping to relieve risk in day-to-day operations.

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  • Join the final webinar in our small business mini-series as senior leaders from ADP® and Guardian share their perspectives on recent market trends and how they are likely to shape the future delivery of employee benefits. 

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Manage smarter, lead stronger

Our experienced professionals share guidance and inspiration on financial literacy, mental wellness in the workforce, and managing with flexibility and retention in mind.


Small businesses and COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is presenting small businesses with unprecedented challenges. If you’re concerned about safely reopening your business, supporting your workers, or helping to protect your own finances, we’re here to answer your questions. Stay up to date with COVID-19 information that matters to you on our Coronavirus Resource Center.

Benefits for small business owners

For long-term success, small business owners can work towards protecting their employees, their businesses, and themselves. Benefits can keep your current employees happy and help you to continue attracting great talent as your business grows. Individual protection like disability insurance can help protect your business if you get too sick or injured to work. Consider the following benefits for your small business:


Group Insurance products are underwritten and issued by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York, NY. Products are not available in all states.  Policy limitations and exclusions apply.  Optional riders and/or features may incur additional costs.  Plan documents are the final arbiter of coverage.
Individual disability income products underwritten and issued by Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America (BLICOA), Pittsfield, MA. BLICOA is a wholly owned stock subsidiary of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), New York, NY. Product provisions and availability may vary by state.
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