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How to Make Work Healthier: Move It!

How sedentary is your work?

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Why You Should Have a Best Friend at Work

It’s no secret that friends are great, but Gallup’s recent research suggests that having a best friend at work can help you become more engaged and create a more productive workplace.

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How to Fight Learned Helplessness at Work

Growing up, I heard a story about baby elephants and how they are tamed. I learned that when a baby elephant is captured, trainers put a chain around its leg and attach it to a secure pole, preventing it from … Continue reading

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Curb Employee Disengagement: Give More Control

I just tried meditation at work for the first time, and I’m not sure if I’m doing it right or if it will make a difference. Especially since I skipped my morning meditation because I was running late for a … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Collaboration

Everyone agrees. Collaboration is more important than ever to help solve complex business problems and drive innovation in today’s globally competitive environment. And collaborate we do. People are working on teams more than ever before, and the ratio of individual … Continue reading

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Sitting Isn’t the Issue—Static Is

By Ken Tameling Our vilification of sitting has gone too far. The simple truth is that sitting isn’t “cancer” and it’s not killing us. Sitting is an important part of the day, and one that we cannot practically—and shouldn’t want … Continue reading

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Why Education Is In Need Of A Sandwich

I recently returned from a trip to Israel. It was a wakeup call to say the least. It is amazing to see how many people globally are actively making changes in the delivery of education for the better. And they … Continue reading

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Are You Meeting the New Standards of Sustainability?

If you think sustainability is just about the environment, then you may be surprised. Sustainability is something that we as a company have strived to understand more over the years, even as our hometown- the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan- … Continue reading

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