Tapping into Employee Motivation | November 2 | 2:00 p.m. | Fitbit Group Health Webinar
Have you ever caught yourself assuming that all Millennials are active athletes and all Baby Boomers are more sedentary? By making generalizations about employee health goals based on age groups, you risk misunderstanding your employees and their wellness goals. Join this webinar and see how you can:
• Manage your wellness program by defining your workforce according to personas
• Motivate each employee based on fitness goals - regardless of their generation
• Increase engagement with targeted communication and attractive incentives
10th Annual Southern Obesity Summit | November 13-15 | Houston, TX
Registration is open for the 10th Annual Southern Obesity Summit, the largest regional obesity prevention event in the United States, drawing hundreds of participants from 16 Southern states.
Work While Walking: The What, Why and How of Walking Meetings | November 17 |2:00 - 3:00 p.m. |America Walks Webinar
Walking is a great way to incorporate more physical activity into your daily routine. One way to make sure you are getting the recommended number of steps is to turn meetings at work into walking meetings. Join us for a webinar to explore the what, why and how of walking meetings and learn from examples of businesses and organization that have put them into practice.
6th Annual Working Well Fall Meeting | November 30 | 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. | SCHA William L. Yates Conference Center
Registration is now open for the 6th Annual Working Well Fall Meeting! This exciting, day-long training brings together our entire cohort of Working Well hospitals, businesses, municipalities, institutions of higher education, and state agencies to network and share best practices and challenges in employee wellbeing and worksite health promotion. This year’s training will explore “New Dimensions of Worksite Wellbeing: The essential role emotional and financial wellbeing play in helping employees achieve optimal health and productivity.” The meeting will feature speakers from across the state to share best practices and implementation strategies on these emerging concepts. The meeting will also include a comedy break, a fitness break, and a heart healthy lunch. This training is free to all Working Well members and is $25 for nonmembers.
Art and Science of Health Promotion | March 29-31 | The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO
There is growing evidence that systematic approaches are effective in motivating people to adopt or maintain positive lifestyle habits, especially when they include improving awareness of the benefits of healthy lifestyle, enhancing motivation to form and maintain positive habits, building the skills necessary to perform new behaviors and creating opportunities that make the healthy choice the easiest choice. But what do we know about the relative importance of each of these four elements, or even the most effective approaches within them? Very little. This conference will explore both of these questions.
If you’re unable to join in on a Working Well or WorkHealthy America webinar of interest, you can check out the recorded version online. Archived WorkHealthy America webinars are located here.
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