Archive for July, 2016

Improving Employee Health: Insights from Wellness in the Workplace Study 

Workplace Wellness

Health services company Optum recently published findings from their Seventh Annual Wellness in the Workplace Study. Results showed that while approximately 60% of employers are interested in creating a workplace that promotes healthy living, only about 20% have established workplace wellness programs. This study demonstrates that more employers need to take concrete steps toward developing […]

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Why Your Beige Walls Could be Hurting Your Employees’ Health

Beige Walls

The environment your employees work in plays a huge role in how productive they are and how good they feel. The temperature, lighting and the color of the walls This doesn’t just include the psychological environment; it also refers to the physical setting. The temperature, lighting and the color of the walls affect employee mood […]

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When Should I Plan My Corporate Flu Shots?

Flu Shots

Flu shots are instrumental for keeping the workplace operational and productive. Management that does not organize flu shots for their workers are asking for a logistical and financial nightmare when influenza season finally hits. It pays to be prepared in advance, which is why you shouldn’t leave your planning until the last minute.

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How to Encourage Employee Health When Traveling

Businessman on plane

Employee wellness is at the top of the list of priorities while travelling. A change in environment can cause the immune system to weaken for many men and women. That’s why it’s important to emphasize good health practices with your employees before they travel for business.

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