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Category: Workplace wellness


Communication, Methods & techniques, Software, Workplace wellness

Generational Warfare in the Workplace: Some Calling for a Ceasefire

February 15, 2018

Via: HR Hero

One of the many topics currently crowding the radar screen of human resources thinkers concerns the multiple generations in today’s workforce. Millennials, Gen Xers, baby boomers, and even some well beyond age 70 are finding themselves working side by side. […]


Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Reducing flu at work is a matter of business continuity

February 15, 2018

Via: Omega HR Solutions

As I have been watching the news daily I hear reports of yet another death caused by the flu. It seems to have a very detrimental effect on students. However, even when it doesn’t cause a death, it can be […]


Good case practices, Research, Software, Workplace wellness

Better Workplace Performance with Gamification

February 14, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Though it may sound like it, gamification does not mean putting fun ahead of work. Instead, it’s the process of using rewards, points, incentives, and other concepts taken from games to incentivize and motivate employees. Keys to Success GameEffective.com writes, […]


Good case practices, Research, Software, Workplace wellness

Chances are, someone you work with is depressed

February 8, 2018

Via: HR Examiner

One in four adults in the US suffers from some form of mental illness, mostly depression and anxiety disorders. 11% of Americans take an antidepressant. Chances are, someone you work with is depressed. The cost of depression in lost productivity […]


Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

Modifying the Workplace for Older Employees

February 6, 2018

Via: HR Hero

As our population demographics change over the years, employers are finding themselves with a workforce that is ever-changing in composition. While those in the Millennial cohort are finding their feet in the workplace and advancing into more senior roles, there […]


Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Vintage Concepts Can Help Guard Against Workplace Scandals

January 29, 2018

Via: Workforce

“It’s vintage.” This is how I find myself describing many of my possessions lately. And while I admit that I’ve used the term as a crutch to describe stuff that is really just ripe for the garbage heap, there is […]


Good case practices, Workplace wellness

Mental health and the workplace: How employers can help

January 23, 2018

Via: HR Dive

Earlier this year, a woman named Madalyn Parker made headlines for writing a one-sentence email. While that simple act may seem unremarkable on the surface, the contents of Parker’s email went viral, spurring a widespread conversation over one of the […]


Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

Addressing the Implications of Opioid Addiction in the Workplace

January 22, 2018

Via: Spark

A tight labor market is becoming even tighter because of a startling issue: opioid addiction. More and more employers are struggling to find workers who can pass their required drug tests, as CNBC notes. In some cases that means that […]


Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

6 office improvements to promote employee mental health in 2018

January 19, 2018

Via: HR Dive

Once upon a time not so long ago, most corporate offices were designed as bland and uninspiring cubicle farms. Aside from lacking visual appeal, cubicle farms separated employees, which simultaneously prevented collaboration and denied employees personal privacy. Many bright-eyed, eager […]


Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

How to Make Your Workplace a ‘Human Workplace’

January 17, 2018

Via: Ere Media

What does it mean to truly work human? The answer is as complex as humanity itself, but centers on enabling our people to bring the fullness of their humanity into the workplace for the benefit of their colleagues, their customers, […]