We push for business productivity, we push for sales productivity yet we are astounded at the costs of wellness and health care. As a society we put health and wellness last until we need to put it first. Let me show you and your team how to blend productivity, wellness, fitness, nutrition and health together into a seamless operation that boosts productivity while reducing healthcare costs.
Take a look around the room. What do you see? Are your co-workers overweight? are they slouched over their work station? Are the desks filled with caffeinated and sugary drinks? Was the employee fitness center packed this am and at lunch?
Sadly most of will have answered NO to almost all of those questions. Training, empowering, facilitating and running an employee wellness and fitness program is not the panacea everyone thinks it to be. BUT it can be the answer to many of today’s corporate and industrial employee issues. We can help you understand the benefits of fit, productive, healthy
Defining Health Care
The industry called “Health Care” has changed drastically since about 1969 when our politicians in DC hijacked the industry for their own purposes, such as buying votes so as to perpetuate their cushy positions. Because of their intervention any person under the age of 50 has no clear understanding of just what health care really is. Ask anyone you are in conversation with to define health care and the immediate response will be “health insurance” which could not be further from the truth.
Having written two books on the subject,
We firmly believe that to have a truly successful and lasting wellness and
employee fitness program there must be a leader with true leadership
qualities to champion and run this program. This individual must have the 5
qualities to make any wellness, fitness and injury prevention program a success.
1. They praise and reward others.
2. They lead by example.
3. They form teams; specifically by utilizing supervisors and KEY staff.
4. they set goals.
5. They keep score publicly.
With these 5 leadership qualifications in play and by following a clear path
that will empower employees through behavior modification
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Having the opportunity to work with numerous organizations each year and spend time on site with them and their teams is in my humble opinion an invaluable experience. from CEO’s with no doors (literally no doors) on their office to organizations that provide nothing but healthy and balanced snacks. The ability to see real time best practices across different industries has let me to conclude that health, wellness and fitness in not just a program or an idea but it’s an entire organization realizing that we only have one chance with the body we are given…make use of it. To