Wellbeing

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It’s toughest at the top: UK directors report highest rates of anxiety in the workplace

Despite their extra experience and authority, employees in senior positions are more prone to experiencing workplace performance anxiety than any other role, new research shows. A study of 1,000 workplaces conducted by RADA in Business, the commercial subsidiary of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art that provides communication skills training for corporate individuals, found that senior directors feel workplace […]

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Millennials dealing with a quarter life crisis

Nearly nine in ten (86%) of millennials feel under immense pressure. Faced with Instagram and Facebook feeds of happy, successful people every time they open their phones – building a career and developing personal relationships have never been so stressful. There’s a growing feeling of pretend-adulthood, which is manifesting as a ‘quarter-life crisis’ (QLC). Although […]

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NOMURA ADIDAS AND FORSTER COMMUNICATIONS HEALTHIEST PLACES TO WORK

The 2017 Britain’s Healthiest Workplace winners have been revealed and the awards have recognised Nomura International Plc as the healthiest large workplace, adidas the healthiest medium workplace and Forster Communications the healthiest small workplace. The winners were chosen from 167 participating organisations with 32,000 participating individual employees. Britain’s Healthiest Workplace is one of the largest […]

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BETTER HUMANS PROVEN TO RE-ENERGISE EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE

It is a well-known fact that healthier and happier people perform better at work. Increasingly, health and well-being are becoming central to every forward-thinking company’s strategic plan. However, ensuring that employees are healthy in mind and body can be a difficult and time-consuming task.   Better Humans is a start-up, based in Edinburgh, which offers […]