Why Sitting Is Dangerous for Our Health and What We Can Do About It

by Maya Munot

Did you know Americans sit for an average of six to eight hours a day? What’s more alarming is that studies have found prolonged sitting is linked to all sorts of complications that threaten our overall health and wellbeing, according… Continue Reading →

Be Here Now

by Jessica Malen

How to Incorporate Mindfulness Into Your Busiest Workdays Slowing down can be challenging when you are moving full-speed ahead five days a week. We’re constantly bombarded with emails, phone calls, text messages and meetings – the list goes on. Consciously… Continue Reading →

Inspired Infusions to Beat the Heat: Your Summer Hydration Guide

by Jessica Malen

Did you know when you feel thirsty you are already dehydrated? You lose water continually by sweating, digesting and even just by breathing, so it’s important to keep rehydrating. Aim for at least eight 8-ounce glasses (or almost 2 liters)… Continue Reading →

Traveling? Here’s How to Prevent Fatigue and Jet Lag

by Jessica Malen

When you’re traveling, it can be challenging to adjust to a new sleep routine, especially when you’re changing time zones. Jet lag is caused by an imbalance in the body’s natural clock from traveling to different time zones. Our bodies… Continue Reading →

Refocus: Train Your Brain to Hunker Down

by Beth Czischke

Having trouble focusing? Modern culture inundates us with alerts and information that continually divert our attention. We’re wired for instant gratification, and our electronics and social media provide it. If we’re dreading a project and don’t know where to begin,… Continue Reading →

Worksite Wellness Spotlight: Water Safety

by Beth Czischke

Whether it’s a lake, ocean or river, spending time in the water is synonymous with summer. Unfortunately, there are about 10 nonboating-related drowning deaths per day in the United States. This is the perfect time of year to launch a… Continue Reading →

Why You Tend to Be Healthier in the Summer

by Maya Munot

Ever feel healthier in the summer? That’s because you are, and with good reason. A recent study by an international team of researchers revealed that your immune system changes with the seasons and reports the first time medical experts have… Continue Reading →

When Sugar Isn’t So Sweet

by Jessica Malen

Why You Should Consider Reducing Your Added Sugar Intake To eat a diet full of added sugar, one does not have to regularly guzzle soda or devour cupcakes. Added sugar is simply that: added. It is added to several unsuspecting… Continue Reading →

Start Your Mornings out Write

by Beth Czischke

There’s a daily ritual taking business gurus, entrepreneurs and creative types by storm: “Morning Pages.” It was first introduced by Julia Cameron in her book The Artist’s Way. It’s simply stream-of-consciousness writing done first thing in the morning. Even if… Continue Reading →

7 Practical Strategies for Workplace Conflict Resolution

by Niccole LaDue

The workplace can be a breeding ground for conflict. It is inevitable that there will be disagreements and struggles among co-workers and teams. Although conflict and confrontation can have tremendous negative consequences, they aren’t always a bad thing. When handled… Continue Reading →

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