You might have never heard of the term “Afternoon slump,” but you undoubtedly have experienced it sometime in your work life. It is a feeling of extreme tiredness and sleepiness that comes in the afternoon around 2 to 3 PM. There may be many factors contributing to an afternoon slump, such as a heavy lunch or inadequate sleep. However, no matter what the factor is, an afternoon slump can severely affect your productivity. Even if you are highly motivated or very healthy, you can still experien
Employee burnout has been one of the top issues amongst the modern day workforce. It is a stage when an employee feels physically, mentally and emotionally drained. As recognized by the world health organization in 2019, burnout is "a form of chronic workplace stress [https://www.vantagefit.io/blog/workplace-stress/] that has not been successfully managed." Earlier it was only limited to workplaces but with the covid-19 outbreak, the same came knocking at your employees’ door. The issue of work
Maintaining an active lifestyle is very important for a worker. During weekdays, workers often skip exercises to get their work done. This is a wrong practice. Here, you should offer your workers an office gym to correct the situation. To improve our case, here are the benefits of an office gym.
Your body language speaks volumes about you before you even say a word. Everyone forms opinions about people just by looking at their physical gestures and movements. It is something that is just natural and applies to everyone. In simple terms, body language can be defined as the physical movements, conscious and subconscious, that reveal our true feelings and emotions. At work, body language plays an even bigger role. You must have heard the expression, “The first impression is the last impr
Wellness challenges can be designed around health aspects such as exercise, nutrition, meditation, and so on. Organizing fitness challenges i.e. activities that improve employee fitness levels is a great way of improving employee health.
> “Yoga is a light, which once lit will never dim. The better your practice, the brighter your flame.” — B.K.S. Iyengar International Yoga Day is just around the corner. And what better time than this to discuss the importance of health and fitness, especially during the ongoing pandemic? Offices are slowly reopening as people are getting fully vaccinated and workers have returned to their respective workplaces. Corporates have realized that the struggle is real. Covid19 or not, companies worl
> “Those who think they have no time for bodily exercise will sooner or later have to find time for illness.” - Edward Stanley In modern times, our lives are becoming ever so easy because of the advances in technology. Almost everything we want can be attained while sitting at home or the office. From food to clothes to different goods and services, everything is available at the click of a button. But these conveniences come at the cost of low physical activity and health issues. Nowadays, p
What is a cycle to work scheme? The Cycle to Work scheme is an initiative implemented by countries like the UK and the Netherlands. It aims to promote cycling to and from work and to reduce environmental pollution. Being physically active is essential for a healthy lifestyle. Regular physical activity can help protect you from dangerous diseases like obesity, heart disease, cancer, mental illness, diabetes, and arthritis. Higher rates of health problems are associated with a sedentary corporate