Creating Healthy Organizations by Graham Lowe

Redesiging Work A Blueprint for Canada's Future Well-being and Prosperity
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Creating Healthy Organizations by Graham Lowe

Creating Healthy Organizations Graham's new book describes how to strengthen the links between people and performance.

Creating Healthy Organizations The Wellness Dividend

How employers can improve employees health and productivity.

Author Graham Lowe's keynote talk on How Vibrant Workplaces Inspire Employees

Watch Graham Lowe's talk at the 2014 ComCare National Conference, Melbourne, Australia

Work gyms lift mood and stress
(Wednesday December 17th, 2008)

An experiment conducted at the Bristol University, England, examined the impact of workplace fitness facilities.

Exercise re-energised staff, improved their concentration and problem solving and made them feel calmer.

Experts said the findings should encourage more businesses to provide facilities for staff to exercise.

However, their work in the Journal of Workplace Health Management, did find employees struggled to fit exercise around their work and felt guilty about being away from their desks. If people try to fit an active break into their working day, they might also experience the added bonus of their whole day feeling much more productive

For the complete article on this study, go to the BBC website: