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Promoting Workplace Wellness

Workplace wellness is now a business issue as health care costs soar. Healthcare costs are a $3 trillion annual expenditure. That is equal to over 17% of our country’s annual GDP. Health spending is growing at a 5+% annual rate. … Continue reading

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The Weight Loss Secrets of I Love Lucy!

What in the world could Lucy, Ethel, Fred and Ricky tells us about how to achieve sustained weight loss? It turns out that this dynamic foursome did have a secret sauce. It was team power. Big Food wants you to … Continue reading

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Should Your Company Ban Soda

Reebok has banned soda at their U.S. headquarters. Is this a wakeup call for other businesses to be more involved on food issues impacting human health? Or is this a hornet nest that CEOs and business owners should avoid at … Continue reading

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HR Directors Must Sell CSR To Win Millennial Job Candidates

New research by Global Tolerance found that 62% of surveyed millennials “only want to work for an organization that delivers social and environmental impacts.” Rosie Warin, Co-Managing Director for Global Tolerance, describes this as a values revolution in millennial generation … Continue reading

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HR Best Practices: Motivating Work Associates To Go Green

Developing programs that motivate work associates to go green is an emerging value creation path for human resources professionals. The case-study evidence is growing rapidly that work associate adoption of sustainable best practices results in reduced costs and increased sales. … Continue reading

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