Workplace Mental Health
10th May 2018
Excessive workloads, competing deadlines, the “tyranny” of your office-linked smartphone – perhaps it’s no wonder so many of us feel mentally burnt out. Use Mental Health Awareness Week this month to re-emphasise mental health work-life balance plus the value of support . . .
Bowel Cancer Awareness Month
30th March 2018
This month (April) is Bowel Cancer Awareness month. This is a great opportunity to emphasise to employees aged over-55 the importance of not being squeamish and taking up the offer of a free NHS bowel check-up. Employee health and wellbeing – . . .
Health & Wellbeing @ Work Show 2018
9th March 2018
Optima Health at the Health & Wellbeing @ Work Show 2018 It was fantastic to have met up with so many of our clients, colleagues and friends at the Health & Wellbeing @ Work Show this week, at Birmingham NEC. Huge . . .
Presenteeism – Can Employers Do More?
23rd February 2018
Flu, colds, coughs, sniffles, “Blue Monday” – this is the time of year when “presenteeism” abounds and it is clear employers could still be doing a lot more to manage when it is appropriate, and inappropriate, for unwell employees to be . . .