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Corporate Culture

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 →

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 →

May Is Bike to Work Month: Get Involved

by Beth Czischke

Did You Know? A 150-pound person biking at a casual 12 to 14 mph pace burns over 270 calories in 30 minutes. Bike Yourself to Work and Wellness May is National Bike to Work Month, and May 19 is Bike to Work Day…. Continue Reading →

How Our Team Stays Healthy During the Workweek

by Jessica Malen

Maintaining optimal wellbeing during a hectic workday can pose a challenge. Our team is always on the lookout for new, science-backed strategies to make our lives the healthiest they can be. But sometimes you only really know what works until… Continue Reading →

I’m Focusing on My Meal — Do You Mind?

by Beth Czischke

In our busy society, many people feel so pressed for time they think they’re unable to have breakfast before heading out the door or peel away from their workspace for a lunch break. A comprehensive meta-analysis published in the American… Continue Reading →

The Science of Health Promotion

by Beth Czischke

Science – it is both a practice and an organized body of knowledge obtained through a systematic approach. We equate this word with sound reasoning, disciplined analysis and the objective study of the world through observations and measurements. However, these… Continue Reading →

Easy Steps You Can Take Today to Improve Your Overall Wellbeing

by Jessica Malen

When it comes to feeling healthy, it’s important to focus on the physical, mental and social aspects of life. Here is a list of easy steps you can take today to help enhance your overall wellbeing without overextending yourself or… Continue Reading →

Have a Healthy, Happy Thanksgiving – Without Tipping the Scale

by Jessica Malen

Thanksgiving is a holiday known for its unhealthy traditions – overindulging and generally sedentary celebrations. But what’s most important is spending time with loved ones. If you’ve recently started a workout regimen, lost weight, or just want to make an… Continue Reading →

Green Garage Detroit: Pioneering a Sustainable Future for Business

by Jessica Malen

At 4444 Second Avenue, nestled amongst the hustle and bustle of Cass Corridor, is Green Garage Detroit. Erected in 1920, the building itself has a colorful history as a former home to Model T’s and shoe repairs alike. Today, the… Continue Reading →

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