The Healthy Workplace: How to Improve the Well-Being of Your Employees---and Boost Your Company's Bottom Line, 1st Edition

  • Leigh Stringer
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  • ISBN-10: 0814437443
  • ISBN-13: 9780814437445
  • DDC: 362.1068
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Is your workplace working for you and your employees? Studies show that unhealthy work habits, like staring at computer screens and rushing through fast-food lunches are taking their toll in the form of increased absenteeism, lost productivity, and higher insurance costs—but it doesn’t have to be that way. Companies such as Google, Apple, Aetna, and Johnson & Johnson have used innovative techniques to incorporate healthy habits and practices into the workday and into their culture—with impressive ROI. Filled with tips for immediate improvement and guidelines for building a long-term plan, this guide will boost both employee well-being and the bottom line.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Half Title Page.
1: Health and the “Bottom” Line.
2: The Evolution of Work.
3: Productivity, Flow, and Creativity.
4: Maximize Energy, Avoid Crashes.
5: Reduce Stress, Increase Focus.
6: Sleep Your Way to Success.
7: Design the Workplace for Health.
8: Create a Healthy Organizational Culture.
9: The Business Case for Health.
Suggested Reading.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.