Liz Elam, founder of GCUC, answers questions relating to the coronavirus. While all GCUC events are currently going ahead as planned, Liz and the team are monitoring the situation closely.
February 26, 2020
In a bid to stop the deadly spread of coronavirus, many employees are being told to work from home. Restriction on movement is also causing widespread problems for shared workspaces, with some forced to close their doors.
February 19, 2020
Wellness at work is now a top priority, but it doesn’t need to take up the lion’s share of your…
February 17, 2020
Before you start introducing nap pods and meditation sessions to your workspace, there are some fundamental wellness elements to get right first. Here, we run down the top 3 essentials every workplace should have in place, to create the right environment for a successful wellness strategy.
February 10, 2020
According to Deloitte, one in six workers experience mental health problems, with the most common involving stress, anxiety, and depression. Organizations can, and should, do more to help, with the most effective support coming from preventative measures.
February 3, 2020
HR organisations are calling for more ‘Employee Relations’ specialists in the workplace. Sadly, these roles exist due to frequent and unresolved conflict in the workplace, which negatively impacts employees’ wellbeing. Here’s the latest research on the subject — and what to do about it.
January 27, 2020
Many coworking spaces now offer free food. But not all foods are created equally and companies should consider different dietary needs and preferences (from gluten free and vegan to keto-friendly and low-glycemic) when offering free food for workers.
January 22, 2020
Taking regular breaks throughout the workday can prevent stress and burnout, improve productivity, and foster a sense of community. Here are 3 strategies to encourage people to take a break.
January 20, 2020
Wellable’s 2020 Employee Wellness Industry Trends Report identified the most highly and least valued wellness offerings for this year.
January 13, 2020
Many people experience a lull through the entire month of January, as a consequence of the holiday season rush.
January 6, 2020
Workplace wellness has been shown to increase employee engagement and productivity by reducing stress and improving the overall health of employees. Here’s a closer look at how workplace wellness programs will evolve in 2020 as companies seek to enhance the employee experience.
December 30, 2019
How do you manage wellness in an always-on culture? John Hackston, Head of Thought Leadership at The Myers-Briggs Company, discusses ways to improve the “always-on culture” for the benefit of employee wellbeing, and even implement a “sometimes-off culture”.
December 24, 2019
Research demonstrates a direct correlation between workers’ happiness, productivity, and creativity. Based on research from Mindspace, there are 6 workplace attributes that affect a person’s happiness at work, which includes feeling valued, having access to wellness programs, and flexibility at work.
December 23, 2019