The Wellable Blog

Workplace Unfairness Driving Employee Turnover in Tech Sector

Technology companies are widely seen as organizations on the forefront of workplace trends.  This is largely due to rich and novel benefits (think Google, Facebook, and others) and a disproportionate number of millennials, which comprise the largest ...
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Facts vs. Fiction: Employee Weight Loss Programs and BMI Values

Al Lewis, CEO of Quizzify, recently published an article called "Ten Myths about Employee Weight Loss Programs." We created an infographic to give you a brief overview of his article, but don't forget to visit Al's article to learn more. It is not ...
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HDHPs Create Need For Wellness And Literacy Tools

High-deductible health plans (HDHPs), which shift more of the upfront financial burden of healthcare expenses onto members, operate on the assumption that the financial risk associated with the plans will make members their own best care managers.  ...
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Study: Sitting Linked To Depression

Prolonged sitting has been called “the new smoking” because of its adverse effects on heart health. Now, being glued to the seat is also linked to mental health symptoms; researchers in Australia recently found a link between prolonged sitting, low ...
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Employee Experience Delivers ROI

In his new book, The Employee Experience Advantage, Jacob Morgan interviewed 150 psychologists, economists, and business leaders around the world and analyzed more than 250 diverse organizations to determine the impact employee experience has on the ...
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Affordable Wellness Rewards That People Will Love

In our podcast, we talked about how wellness programs are becoming a must-have, as more and more employees expect their employer to provide some wellness benefits. Yet, there’s this notion that you need to be a big corporation with a deep pocket to ...
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Wellness Software Helps Reduce Employee Turnover

A recent data analysis from a corporate wellness software vendor shows that engaged employees and wellness program participants are more likely to stay at their jobs and be productive.  Specifically, turnover rates were four times higher for ...
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How To Create Effective Communication For High Engagement in Wellness ...

  In our podcast, we talked about how wellness programs are becoming a must-have, as more and more employees expect their employer to provide some wellness benefits. Yet, there’s this notion that you need to be a big corporation with a deep pocket ...
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DIY: How Do I Organize A Step Challenge?

  In our podcast, we talked about how wellness programs are becoming a must-have, as more and more employees expect their employer to provide some wellness benefits. Yet, there’s this notion that you need to be a big corporation with a deep pocket ...
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Practical Tips To Build A Culture Of Health

Ben Horowitz recently delivered a compelling talk on "Culture and Revolution." We highly recommend it for anyone interested in building and improving organizational culture (which, really, should be everybody!). In the 30-minute post, Horowitz ...
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