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Employee Wellbeing – Making the Business Case

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Employee Wellbeing Employee health and wellbeing is now a top five boardroom issue 81% of FTSE 100 companies have an annual employee health and wellbeing programme in place Overall, the Confederation of British Business (CBI) has estimated that the direct cost of employee absence (due to work days lost) to the economy in the UK … Read moreEmployee Wellbeing – Making the Business Case

Healthy Performance appoints new Operations Director 

Healthy Performance are thrilled to announce that Sian Scurr has been appointed Healthy Performance’s new Operations Director and will formally begin her new role in January 2022!   Sian says “I am delighted to be appointed as Healthy Performance’s new Operations Director. I look forward to my next chapter with the company and working alongside its amazing team of people”  … Read moreHealthy Performance appoints new Operations Director 

Healthy Performance Supporting UK Businesses with Covid-19 Lateral Flow Testing

Earlier this month, the Government announced that workplace Covid testing would be available to all businesses in England, enabling asymptomatic cases to be detected quickly and preventing workplace outbreaks. The lateral flow test produces results in less than 30 minutes and with one in three people having the virus without symptoms, testing those without symptoms … Read moreHealthy Performance Supporting UK Businesses with Covid-19 Lateral Flow Testing

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Webinar Resources “Building resilience in the workplace” During this webinar we explored common characteristics of resilient people, looking at how pressure can be advantageous to performance and productivity, and discussed the recipe for Resilience helping people to create their own plan. This webinar has now taken place. However, you can watch it again here (registration … Read morewebinar-resource

10,000 steps a day

Are you doing 10,000 steps a day

With a target of 10,000 steps a day, several of us at HP Towers have pedometers and are regularly checking up on each other’s achievements (healthy competition is always a good thing!). We’re interested to note recent media claims that the average Brit fails to get anywhere near the recommended daily steps.  A study that looked … Read more10,000 steps a day

Workplace Health Screening at its Best

Workplace health screening

Workplace Health Screening at its Best We love it when our clients and their employees take the time to share feedback about their experience of working with us to deliver their onsite health screening and health and wellbeing initiatives.  Not only does their feedback allow us to monitor our quality and professionalism, we also use it to … Read moreWorkplace Health Screening at its Best

Good mental health and love the key to happiness

Experts at the London School of Economics (LSE) have released a study showing that eliminating depression and anxiety would reduce misery by 20%. The report called Origins of Happiness reports that on average people have become no happier in the last 50 years, despite average incomes more than doubling.  Finding love and enjoying good mental … Read moreGood mental health and love the key to happiness

Alcohol may be triggering irregular heartbeat

Alcohol

Adults who drink a small amount of alcohol on a regular basis could be associated with a higher risk of irregular heart rhythms, researchers have found. Data from over 900,000 people suggests regular drinking – even at light levels – can be dangerous to the heart.  The new study, published in the Journal of the American College … Read moreAlcohol may be triggering irregular heartbeat

Britain loses 200k working days from sleep deprivation amongst employees

25% of us struggle to get adequate sleep

Lack of adequate sleep (sleep deprivation) is costing the UK economy as much as £40bn a year in lost productivity, according to a new study. Researches at the policy think tank Rand Europe analysed recent survey data from 62,000 people in five countries: the US, Japan, the UK, Germany and Canada.  They found employees who sleep … Read moreBritain loses 200k working days from sleep deprivation amongst employees

Health & Wellbeing Advisor: We are Recruiting NOW!

Blood Pressure

Job Title: Health & Wellbeing Advisor Location: South & London Hours:                                  Ad-hoc / fixed term contracts Salary:                                  Very competitive day rates Date Advertised:             Monday 21st November 2016 Closing Date:                     Tuesday 6th December 2016 Healthy Performance specialise in Employee Health and Wellbeing providing a range of services to a clients including … Read moreHealth & Wellbeing Advisor: We are Recruiting NOW!

Healthy eating tips for employees

Choose fruit and veg

For employees, it is essential to learn how to healthy eating whilst at work as they spend the majority of their days and weeks within the working environment. Therefore, what they choose to eat during these hours influences their health and fitness levels which will impact on absenteeism and productivity. It can be very challenging at times for employees to … Read moreHealthy eating tips for employees