The Wellable Blog

Email Is Dying, Wellness Communications Need To Adjust

In case there was any doubt that messaging apps were the future of communication in the mobile-first era, a new study released this morning puts some solid numbers behind their traction, especially over email.  According to a report from App Annie, ...
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50% Of Employers Use Mobile Apps To Engage Employees In Their Health

A new survey by Xerox and the National Business Group on Health (NBGH) demonstrates the  willingness of employers to invest in emerging technologies aimed at improving employee wellbeing despite challenges measuring impact and return on investment. ...
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Millennials Define The New Dream Job

Millennials already make up more than a third of the work force.  By 2020, they will make up half.  The sheer size of this cohort makes them a focus point for all employers.  A survey from the National Society of High School Scholars offers a ...
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Survey: One in Five Employees Want New Job In 2016

According a survey from CareerBuilder, 21% of employees are pledging to leave their current employers in 2016, up from 16% last year.  Employers with large millennial populations are at even greater risk with 30% of millennials expecting to have a ...
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Survey: 60% Of HR Leaders View Wellness As Engagement Tool

A recent survey conducted Human Capital Media, the research arm of Workforce magazine, and Virgin Pulse found greater evidence highlighting the changing views of employers as it relates to employee wellness programs.  According to the survey of more ...
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Employee Wellness Should Learn From The Top Apps Of 2015

“From videos to music to maps, digital was at the forefront of consumers’ (and marketers’) minds this year.”  Whether or not the wellness industry is ready for it, everything is going digital/mobile, and simply having a mobile app is not enough.  ...
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10 Predictive Areas Of High Performing Cultures

Culture is one of those words that’s thrown around a lot but is rarely understood.  It’s a bragging point of nearly every company in business today, from a startup with three employees to multinational corporations.  To help clarify and define ...
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Employee Engagement Stable Since March, Up Slightly Since 2012

Gallup released its monthly employee engagement statistics, and the survey revealed that monthly employee engagement readings have been nearly unchanged since March of this year.  With 32.1% of employees identified as “engaged” (based on their ...
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Survey: Manager Well-being Linked To Employee Engagement And Retention

Retaining quality managers is a top priority for every organization, and research has consistently found that engaged managers are significantly less likely to leave companies than their actively disengaged counterparts.  As a result, new research ...
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Employers Shift Focus To Sustainable Engagement

For the last two decades, employers focused on measuring employee engagement as the primary means to determine workforce commitment and productivity.  This made sense given the numerous studies correlating high employee engagement and performance, ...
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