Tag: Wellness

day, workweek, four

A 4-Day Workweek: Why Don’t We Have It Yet?

Conversations about shortening the workweek to four days have been popping up for decades, and the COVID-19 pandemic has offered an opportunity for leaders around the world to reconsider the benefits of a four-day workweek. But granting employees a longer weekend requires more than just schedule changes. Its implications are also cultural…

2021, issues, work

The 21 Issues That Will Define 2021

2020 was a watershed year, for better or worse. A pandemic shut the world down, protests against systemic racism and police brutality swept the nation, an election led to not only the end of the Trump presidency but also to ongoing and baseless claims of widespread voter fraud — even…

invisible disability, self

Overcoming Stigma: How to Increase Self-Identification of Invisible Disabilities

The International Day of Persons With Disabilities is aimed at raising awareness of disability issues, empowering people with disabilities and advocating for a more disability-inclusive world. While visible disabilities like mobility issues or Down syndrome are immediately apparent, there are also medical conditions that affect a person’s daily functioning but are…

Abbott: 12 Exercises You Can Do at Work

Abbott is No. 10 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list (Originally published in Abbott’s Life to the Fullest) Wondering how to live a healthier life Spending more time sitting than you’d like You’re not alone. According to a science advisory from the American Heart Association, the average adult spends…