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The Importance of Ergonomics in the Workplace

ergonomic workplace wellness

Office ergonomics are a vital component of employee well being. However, this goes beyond making employees feel good. Office ergonomics also improve employee efficiency. This means that no employer can afford to overlook the benefits of office ergonomics.

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Improve Your Thyroid Health With These Foods

Nuts

The food you put in your body isn’t just made for satisfying cravings — it’s made to provide your body with the energy it needs to properly function. Since it’s Thyroid Awareness Month, we are exploring some foods you can add to your diet to better support thyroid function.

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How to Help Your Employees Have a Relaxing Holiday

Kick Up Your Feet

As we have explored before, stress can be a danger to your employees’ health. While vacations can go a long way to relieve stress, we all know that sometimes, work finds a way to interrupt our days off, meaning our vacation time isn’t really restful. To help prevent that, we’re sharing 3 ways you can help […]

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Planning a Safe Workplace Holiday Party

Santa Cheers

‘Tis the season to be jolly — but your workplace holiday party will be anything but if you’re not careful when planning. Whenever there is alcohol and merriment involved in any workplace gathering, you face a lot of liabilities. Safety should be your first concern, followed closely by making sure your employees are having fun! […]

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Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is Coming. Prepare Your Employees With Workplace Wellness.

Winter is coming (or has come, depending on the weather where you live). While some people love the chill and snowfall, others dread the next few months for the sniffles and sickness, holiday weight gain,  and seasonal stir-craziness. Here’s what your workplace wellness program can do to help your employees cope with whatever winter brings.

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How to Get Upper Management Support for Your Workplace Wellness Program

How to Get Upper Management Support for Your Workplace Wellness Program

Workplace wellness programs offer businesses and their employees several benefits, including increased productivity, improved employee relationships and, according to an article on Harvard Business Review, even financial savings for the company. Why, then, don’t all companies have workplace wellness programs? The problem is often simply convincing upper management to agree to one. If you’d like […]

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How to Make Your Workplace Wellness Program More Effective

Studies have shown that workplace wellness programs can be very effective, leading to lower healthcare costs and fewer trips to the doctor or hospital. It seems that workplaces are starting to realize the many benefits to workplace wellness programs, as evidenced by the higher number of companies who are offering financial incentives for participation. We’re […]

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If You’re Hiring Seasonal Workers, Don’t Make This Mistake.

November 1 unofficially marks the start of the holiday season for many people — including businesses. As consumers gear up for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas, retailers and others are also preparing for the busy weeks ahead. If your company or small business is hiring seasonal workers, keep in mind that though their time may be short, […]

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Don’t Think Getting a Flu Shot is Necessary? Here’s Why You’re Wrong.

ARCpoint Labs | Why Getting a Flu Shot Makes Sense

With so much focus on other viruses in the news — including Ebola, which has officially arrived in the United States, and Enterovirus D-68, which has impacted 628 people in 44 states as of October 7th, most of them children — many people are forgetting one virus that is guaranteed to affect at least one person […]

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Workplace Wellness for Women: How to Create a Program to Help Female Employees

ARCpoint Labs | Create Female-Friendly Workplace Wellness Programming

A workplace wellness program should be designed to appeal to all your employees. This means including programming that pertains to the women in your workforce. Women’s health is different than men’s, and your workplace wellness program must reflect this. In doing so, you’ll create a more supportive, productive environment for your female employees — always […]

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