The Wellable Blog

Employee Rewards Season Is Here

The holiday season is here and with it comes employee rewards season.  Rewarding employees with bonuses for their work performance or hosting a holiday party are fairly common rewards this time of year.  Rewarding employees for healthy behavior is ...
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Winter Wellness Woes

Winter weather is in full force at the Wellable office in Boston.  It’s cold, windy, and dark by 5pm.
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Wellable + NFP Thorbahn Mobile EMPOWERment Challenge

Last week Wellable and NFP Thorbahn kicked off the Mobile EMPOWERment Challenge.  The Mobile EMPOWERment Challenge is an individual and team based mobile health and wellness competition for NFP Thorbahn employees, powered by Wellable’s technology.
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BNN News Interviews Wellable

Cole Boskey of Wellable sat down for a television interview with Boston Neighborhood Network News to discuss Wellable, health and wellness mobile apps, and Wellable's recent partnership announcement with the Clinton Foundation.
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Using Google to Create Employee Wellness Power Rankings

According to a recent study, “if you are thinking of quitting smoking, it is probably Monday.”  Researchers looked at Google search data from 2008 to 2012 and found that quitting smoking was searched more on Monday than any other day.
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Thanks To All Our Wellable Fans

Last week we shared exciting news --  Wellable is joining the Clinton Foundation's Clinton Health Matters Initiative to promote wellness.
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Clinton Health Matters Initiative And Wellable Join To Promote Wellness

Earlier this year we shared our vision for using mobile health and wellness technology to make Americas healthier in our Blue Cross Blue Shield video.   Today, Wellable is excited to announce the next step in our commitment to fulfill this vision ...
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How Would Gmail Categorize Your Company’s Wellness Program?

On May 29th, Google announced a small but significant change to Gmail.  Google introduced a newly formatted inbox that automatically sorts emails into separate tabs.  According to Google, the new Gmail “is organized in a way that lets you see what’s ...
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What Does The US Budget Crisis And Chronic Disease Have In Common?

This is not a political blog post.  This is a post about real-world problems that have readily available solutions.
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Build Team Culture Through Wellness

Before Wellable, I worked for a large company of over 30,000 employees.  One of the best days of the year was not a day at work, but our community service day.  All 30,000 employees and summer interns were required to commit one day a year to ...
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