Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 17:30 EDT

Latest Work-life balance Stories

2013-05-21 23:15:56

More Than 40 Million to Gain Access to World-Class Wellness Programs Raleigh, NC and Rochester, MN (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Workplace Options, a global employee effectiveness company and the world´s leading work-life services provider, and Mayo Clinic have established a strategic relationship to offer enhanced wellness services. In an initiative set to launch July 1, 2013, Workplace Options will adopt Mayo Clinic´s coaching model into its existing suite of wellness services. The...

2013-05-02 23:03:30

Life's Eyes Media, Inc. presents High-Heeled Success, Stepping over the Obstacles with Kay Fittes: a three-day interactive seminar series that empowers women to earn more money, more status, and more satisfaction on the job. Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Women earn an average 81 cents for every dollar men earn. Women face unique work/life balance issues that can impact career advancement. And women head a growing number of single-parent households. Today, every woman needs a...

2013-04-30 04:21:13

60 percent of health care workers report burnout CHICAGO, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Heavy patient loads, smaller staffs and higher stress levels may be causing health care workers to check themselves out of their facilities. More than a third (34 percent) of health care workers plan to look for a new job in 2013, up from 24 percent last year. Nearly half (45 percent) plan to look for a new job over the next two years. Eighty-two percent said that while they are not actively...

2013-04-15 23:01:05

Alliance for Workplace Excellence names MorganFranklin Consulting 2013 award winner, recognizing outstanding commitment to overall workplace quality. McLean, VA (PRWEB) April 15, 2013 For the sixth consecutive year, MorganFranklin Consulting has been awarded the Workplace Excellence Seal of Approval by the Alliance for Workplace Excellence (AWE), a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging workplace commitment to communication, diversity, employee growth, and work-life balance....

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...

2013-03-20 12:26:33

WARREN, Mich., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pointing to extensive research from more than a decade of experience with the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For(TM) program, National Association for Business Resources (NABR) CEO Jennifer Kluge today criticized Yahoo and Best Buy for recently reversing their policies around allowing employees to work from home. "It's unfortunate that the decisions by Yahoo and Best Buy to move away from having virtual employees comes at a time...

2013-03-18 23:01:19

Recent Harris Allied Tech Hiring and Retention Survey reveals technology professionals that are 'agents of change' or 'considered stars within their field' place far more value on their future professional development, tend to stay at jobs longer. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 In today´s dynamic job market, game-changing technology professionals tend to stay at jobs where structured plans for their professional growth and career advancement are clearly defined, say experts at...

2013-03-14 12:25:53

While most believe telecommuters are productive, almost three-in-ten say they "goof off" PRINCETON, N.J., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from global market research firm, ORC International shows that 65% of Americans believe that telecommuters are actually productive when working from home, but not all Americans are convinced - 29% say telecommuters are mostly "goofing off" when at home. Sparked by Yahoo! and Best Buy's move to halt the telecommuting option for...

2013-03-06 04:22:49

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Psychological Association will recognize nine organizations for their efforts to promote employee well-being and performance at its eighth annual Psychologically Healthy Workplace Awards in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, March 9. The four employers who will receive APA's Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award (PHWA) are Bowers + Kubota Consulting (Hawaii), Triple-S (Puerto Rico), Christiana Care Health System's Helen F....

2013-03-05 12:25:45

Women Feel Less Valued, Have Fewer Opportunities at Work WASHINGTON, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than one-third of American workers experience chronic work stress, with low salaries, lack of opportunity for advancement and heavy workloads topping the list of contributing factors, according to a new national survey by the American Psychological Association's Center for Organizational Excellence. On the heels of the recession, many employees appear to feel stuck, with...