Fiona Gathright is President of Wellness Corporate Solutions (WCS) http://wellnesscorporatesolutions.com, an award-winning, woman-owned business specializing in customized, high-touch wellness programs. Fiona writes a popular blog Corporate Wellness Insights (http://corporatewellnessinsights.com), is sought after for her expertise in wellness, and serves on the board of the Institute for Human Resources, the Alliance For Workplace Excellence and is a Foundation Associate of Women Business Leaders of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation (WBL).
Better wellness programs educate employees about healthy choices and provide the support and motivation employees need to make. Significant results can help employers control healthcare costs, improve employee productivity and enhance engagement.
Many employers have intentions when it comes to initiating a corporate wellness program, struggle to make their efforts successful. A solid wellness provider will take these setbacks into account and create effective, inclusive and successful programs.
The new year provides the opportunity to look at and learn from the past and a resolution to reach for our potential. Many employers look at the kick-off as the start of the new year, ongoing participation, engagement.