Corporate wellbeing for a decent price

It’s not difficult to understand: more engagement of your employees leads to higher productivity. It’s as easy as that. Let it just be that more engagement is exactly what Herculean provides, based on a unique, holistic approach. Hercules Academy ensures guaranteed results in terms of wellbeing and engagement. Wellbeing is so much more than facilitating…

Moody Monday: manage your energy

The demands of the workplace keep rising; people tend to respond by working longer hours which lead to huge amounts of stress and in extreme situations to burn-outs. People take for granted what fuels their work: energy. Increasing their capacity of energy is the best way to meet these increasing demands. The definition of energy…

Why more than a third of Middle East employees can’t concentrate at work

The average office worker gets interrupted or distracted every three minutes. This interruption comes from colleagues, one of the 204 million emails sent per minute (which we check 30x every hour) or one of the eight windows open on your computer. All these distractions really make it difficult for all of us to be productive. According…

5 things smart leaders do to empower employees

We bumped into a nice post on Inc.com from Minda Zetlin. Minda Zetlin is a business technology writer and speaker, co-author of The Geek Gap, and president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors. How much does it matter to have engaged, empowered, enthusiastic employees? It can make the difference between success and failure, says…

Three Inspiring TED Talks on Health & Wellness

Taking good care of your mental and emotional fitness is just as important as your physical fitness for a positive, powerful life. If you want a healthy body, you need a healthy mind, but since we can’t see our mental state we often don’t tend to give it the same attention as our physical wellbeing….

What Maps Can Teach You About How Your Mind Works

Our minds, like maps, are an intricate combination of details and big-picture thinking. These days, with smartphones in our pockets, it’s hard to truly get lost. Gone are the days of trying one route and then the next, of stopping to to ask for directions or letting yourself wander because you have no other choice….