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2014-10-20 23:09:24

Succeed participates in local wellness initiative sponsored by Kaiser Permanente Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Succeed is proud to announce that they ranked in the top 16% of local companies who participated in the Every Body Walk! campaign by Kaiser Permanente. Every Body Walk! is a public awareness project that encourages workers to be more active outside of the workplace. This campaign, the Summer Step 10,000 Program, which concluded at the end of September, was a...

2014-05-01 08:31:52

VANCOUVER, May 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Successful organizations are paying more attention to the needs of employees living with arthritis, underlining the significant role 4.6 million Canadians living with arthritis have in the work force and economy. Today at the 2014 Canadian Life and Health Insurance of Canada Annual Claims Conference in Quebec City, Arthritis Consumer Experts (ACE) announced a nationwide search for best arthritis strategies and practices in the Canadian workplace as...

2014-03-24 12:29:24

Working while sick costs employers billions in lost productivity EAST GREENWICH, R.I., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although flu season is winding down, too many workers are still coming to work sick. And it's a major problem. Billions of dollars in productivity are lost every year in the United States because of the subpar performance of workers with passing ailments like the cold and flu or with chronic conditions like obesity, heart disease, hypertension, stress, and back pain. Then...

2013-09-30 23:31:46

Poll from Workplace Options reveals that working Americans are mostly satisfied with boundaries between work and home, but feel uncomfortable taking time off. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 October marks the 10-year anniversary of National Work and Family Month, a time when businesses, advocacy groups, academic institutions and individuals are called upon to strategically think about work-life balance. Are employees happy with their boundaries between work and home? What can...

2013-04-03 23:00:41

In recognition of National Stress Awareness Month, The Oxygen Plan Corporation makes online stress test available for all to learn their Stress Number®. Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) April 03, 2013 As many scramble to meet the deadline for filing the 2012 income tax returns, acute stress may be rising with it. According Dr. Donald E. Williams, board-certified clinical health psychologist (American Board of Professional Psychology/ABPP), and Chief Science Officer, The Oxygen Plan, "Now...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.