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Healthy employees are vital to business success and we're here to help you create a workplace that promotes health and wellbeing, focusing on prevention rather than cure.

The healthy workplace blog offers hints and tips, articles and insightful reports to enable you to support the everyday health of your business.

Supporting employees with stress to help them perform well

Posted on December 4, 2017 by Victoria Cummins

It's safe to assume that nearly all employees are feeling the pressures of modern day life.

Advancing technology means work creeps into home lives with mobile phones and tablets pinging and ringing at all hours. And at home people are being stretched in all directions to meet everyone else's - and their own - demands...

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Employees uncomfortable with being open and honest about mental health issues can result in absenteeism for the company as well as damage to the employee's wellbeing. Continue Reading

Are employee benefits alone enough to make your employees happy?

Posted on October 25, 2017 by Victoria Cummins
Google's Head of EMEA Online Partnerships, Yuval Dvir, asked this question: "Are employee benefits alone enough to make your employees happy?" as he opened his keynote address, sponsored by Simplyhealth, at Employee Benefits Live 2017 in London last Wednesday. Continue Reading

Simplyhealth Great Run Day Set to be UK's Most Active Weekend of 2017

Posted on September 20, 2017 by Victoria Cummins
Over a quarter of a million people helped celebrate the UK's first Simplyhealth Great Run Day by getting active and clocking up more than 1.5million miles of movement - the equivalent distance of running to the moon and back three times over. Continue Reading

Reducing stress at work - what can you do to have a healthy mind?

Posted on August 24, 2017 by Vittoria Gallagher

Stress has become a byword for modern life but it doesn't mean that life should be plagued by feelings of instability and uncertainty.

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