Wellbeing as Workplace Culture:

A Brief Examination of one Firm’s Approach
to Changing its Landscape of Wellbeing

This brief examines and analyzes efforts by Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) to
change the landscape of wellbeing within its workplace culture.

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Themes and Lessons

The brief examines various elements of EY US’ wellbeing policies and programs through
qualitative and quantitative data. Key concepts include:

Universal Design

Universal Design


Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs)


Impacts from the COVID-19 Pandemic


Leadership Accountability


Wellbeing-Focused Metrics

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This brief was developed by NOD, in partnership with Rutgers University’s Employer Disability Practices Center, to produce scalable, research-backed approaches to meaningfully increase the employment of persons with disabilities.

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NOD has represented all people with disabilities for over forty years.

We envision a world where all people with disabilities enjoy full opportunity for employment, enterprise, and earnings, and employers know how to make the most of their talents.

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