The Wellable Blog

As Commercial Office Space Changes, Employers Must Adapt

A recent article in The New York Times investigates the shifts in commercial real estate and hypothesizes about the future of work. While it is obvious that COVID-19 significantly impacted the way employers use and think about physical office space, ...
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EEOC Issues Proposed Wellness Incentive Rules, Impacting Workplace ...

This blog was written by a guest contributor, Barbara Zabawa, President of the Center for Health and Wellness Law. On January 7, 2021, the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) finally released the proposed language revising the wellness ...
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Money Can’t Buy Happiness—But Spending It A Certain Way Might Help

Over the last century, Americans’ spending on non-essential consumer goods and services has grown substantially, as needs like food and shelter no longer require the large majority of a family’s income. Additionally, the increased availability of ...
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Positive Work Cultures Boosts Productivity And Health

For those that take a holistic approach to well-being, it is common knowledge that a positive attitude can lead to greater mental, emotional, and even physical wellness. However, the benefits don’t stop with personal health. A recent Harvard ...
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Not All Employee Retention Is Good: Study Explores “Reluctant Stayers”

Many articles, including ones on this blog, have touted the benefits of employee retention. For countless companies, employee retention is a primary driver for investing in enhanced benefits, including employee wellness programs, and it is often the ...
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2021 Employee Wellness Industry Trends Report

The arrival of the new year means the release of Wellable’s 2021 Employee Wellness Industry Trends Report. This comprehensive annual report investigates and quantifies wellness strategies companies are implementing in the upcoming year, providing a ...
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Can Artificial Intelligence Solve The Mental Health Crisis?

A report from Oracle and the research firm, Workplace Intelligence, looked at how employees around the world are struggling with mental health issues and demanding support, as well as how artificial intelligence and technology may be used as ...
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COVID-19 Vaccine & Return To The Workplace Survey

To help organizations understand the preferences of employees in regard to returning to the workplace, Wellable Labs, the thought leadership group within Wellable, surveyed working age adults across the US. Specifically, the COVID-19 Vaccine & ...
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New Meditation Series Coming To Netflix In 2021

After all of the challenges and anxieties that came along in 2020, it’s no doubt that many people are thrilled to see the year coming to a close. Between the COVID-19 pandemic and economic shutdowns, individuals of all backgrounds experienced ...
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Pulse Check: Will Employers Require COVID-19 Vaccinations?

Every month, Wellable asks a single question to the large, growing, and dedicated community of human resources and wellness professionals subscribed to the Wellable Newsletter. The question for December was about whether or not employers expect to ...
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