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5 employee wellbeing boosters to see you through to 2021

The events of 2020 have had a significant impact on the wellbeing of many people across the country. When we first went into lockdown in March, half of British adults reported feeling anxious. Health, making ends meet and job security were among the top worries - and for many people, still are.

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How to assess your posture - with Bedford company PostureFit

Last month, Beds Chamber member Darren Kerr, Director of PostureFit, hosted our first-ever health and wellbeing webinar.

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How to support your employees’ mental wellbeing when working from home

For many people, working from home has always been seen as a luxury. People will have dreamed of working from the sofa with the dog under their feet and a nice cup of tea. With no one looking over their shoulder or disrupting their train of thought.

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BCC and Unum: Employee wellbeing critical to business success as firms face staff absences due to ill health

Over two-fifths (43%) of businesses have had employees absent from work for more than four weeks due to ill health in the last two years, according to new research by the British Chambers of Commerce and Unum. 

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Working with Active Luton is Giving Back to the Community

Active Luton has published its Impact Report for 2018/19 highlighting the many ways in which it has engaged with Luton residents of all ages and abilities to get them active and improve their health, wellbeing and access to opportunities.

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Make Every Contact Count for the Health of Your Workforce

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is an NHS initiative to encourage and help people to make healthier choices to achieve positive, long-term behaviour change.
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5 employee wellbeing boosters to see you through to 2021

The events of 2020 have had a significant impact on the wellbeing of many people across the country. When we first went into lockdown in March, half of British adults reported feeling anxious. Health, making ends meet and job security were among the top worries - and for many people, still are.

Read More

How to assess your posture - with Bedford company PostureFit

Last month, Beds Chamber member Darren Kerr, Director of PostureFit, hosted our first-ever health and wellbeing webinar.

Read More

How to support your employees’ mental wellbeing when working from home

For many people, working from home has always been seen as a luxury. People will have dreamed of working from the sofa with the dog under their feet and a nice cup of tea. With no one looking over their shoulder or disrupting their train of thought.

Read More

BCC and Unum: Employee wellbeing critical to business success as firms face staff absences due to ill health

Over two-fifths (43%) of businesses have had employees absent from work for more than four weeks due to ill health in the last two years, according to new research by the British Chambers of Commerce and Unum. 

Read More

Working with Active Luton is Giving Back to the Community

Active Luton has published its Impact Report for 2018/19 highlighting the many ways in which it has engaged with Luton residents of all ages and abilities to get them active and improve their health, wellbeing and access to opportunities.

Read More

Make Every Contact Count for the Health of Your Workforce

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is an NHS initiative to encourage and help people to make healthier choices to achieve positive, long-term behaviour change.
Read More

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