Category: Workplace Wellness Program

Creating A Wellness Culture in the Workplace

The workplace has a significant impact on employee health. When wellness is emphasized, they feel better about their employer and themselves. This means that the workplace also benefits when a culture of wellness is promoted. Workers tend to be more productive and have fewer absences when their health is improved. Clearly, it’s in the best […]

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Simplifying Workplace Wellness for Small and Mid-Size Businesses

Workplace wellness programs are more commonly seen in larger companies. The reasons for this are many. However, startups and smaller companies are finding that one of the best ways to attract and retain great employees is with a workplace wellness program. How can small business wellness initiatives get started? The Argument for Workplace Wellness Programs […]

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Diabetes in the Workplace: A Guide for Employers

It’s November, and that means it is National Diabetes Month. National Diabetes Month is a wonderful opportunity to raise diabetes workplace awareness and to understand diabetes rights. Employers can use National Diabetes Month to learn more about the disease and to ensure that their policies are in line with diabetes rights.

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Why Your Workplace Wellness Program isn’t Working

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Is your employee fitness and workplace wellness program broken? A new study suggests that without employer leadership, your workplace wellness program probably isn’t improving employee health or the company’s bottom line. So what’s the problem, and how can employer leadership make such a huge difference in employee health?

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Minimize Stress in the Workplace with a Wellness Program

With stress being a major risk factor for developing heart disease and other illnesses, finding new ways to help employees relax should be one of the major goals of workplace wellness programs. That’s especially true since most people would probably name their job as a significant source of stress. If your company has an employee […]

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Celebrate National Self Improvement Month with These Tips

September is Self Improvement Month, and that makes this the ideal time to redouble your employee wellness efforts. Use these employee wellness tips to encourage your team to participate in Self Improvement Month so they can become even better versions of themselves.

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5 Fall Workplace Wellness Activities to Implement this Quarter

When your employees are healthy, they’re usually happier. That means they’re more likely to come to work and do a good job in the positions they’ve been hired to fill. Fewer instances of absenteeism means less likelihood of employee turnover and greater efficiency in the workplace overall. And fall is the perfect time to try […]

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Improving Employee Health: Insights from Wellness in the Workplace Study 

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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

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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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