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The Great American Smokeout

Thursday, November 19 is the Great American Smokeout, a day set aside by the American Cancer Society to encourage smokers to give up tobacco, at least for one day, and to think about quitting for good. These days, most people have a pretty good understanding of the harms caused [...]

October 26th, 2020|

4 Strategies to Build Business Resilience Before the Next Disruption

When asked, only 38% of American employees responded that they strongly agree that that they have confidence in their organization’s financial future. A company’s leadership is can play an integral role in building resilience and boosting employee confidence by prioritizing and focusing on best practices in crisis management. Read [...]

October 9th, 2020|

2020 BizVoice Highlights

BizVoice is the state's leading statewide general business magazine and is the signature publication of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Throughout 2020, BizVoice magazine features a yearlong series on workplace wellness and mental health. Throughout 2019, Indiana Workforce Recovery and BizVoice combined to produce a yearlong series. You [...]

May 19th, 2020|

COVID-19 Employer Updates

The Wellness Council’s top priority is the safety of its employees, members, investors and other partners/guests. While there is a large volume of information being circulated about the coronavirus pandemic from a wide variety of sources, we encourage you to utilize the information below in helping make the decisions [...]

May 18th, 2020|

Learning Module: Making Virtual Work ‘Work’

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) new learning module, Making Virtual Work Work, addresses common best practices for working remotely. "With the COVID-19 epidemic, the need to work virtually has intensified. This NACDD learning module addresses common best practices for working remotely if that option is available [...]

March 24th, 2020|

New study highlights barriers to opioid treatment medication

"A new report commissioned by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation in Indianapolis says many barriers remain to access medication to treat opioid use disorder in the city. The foundation says while Indianapolis does have the availability for such treatment, as well as related services such as counseling, accessing those [...]

March 6th, 2020|

The Wellness Council Welcomes Erin Klaus-Morse!

Erin Klaus-Morse joined the Wellness Council of Indiana in November 2019 as Project Coordinator. Prior to joining the Wellness Council, Erin was the Impact & Grants Manager for Indiana United Ways, and also has experience working with refugee populations, and people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. At the Wellness [...]

December 3rd, 2019|

Gallup Article: What Engaged Employees Do Differently

Most employees are not engaged — only 15% worldwide and just 34% in the U.S. are engaged, Gallup research shows. To figure out what’s gone wrong with their engagement, leaders should study the behaviors of their highly engaged employees: What are they doing that the others are not? [...]

November 14th, 2019|

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