Yoga balls are an interesting innovation in office furniture: they promise to "improve overall well-being and provide an active outlet for having to sit for long periods of time." By requiring the sitter to balance on the large, curved surface, it helps boost energy and possibly increases productivity by focusing and engaging the mind. OK, it's not for everyone, but those who do it are enthusiastic supporters.
Seth Godin is an entrepreneur, a best-selling author, a marketing guru and a noted blogger. He says that people who can spread ideas, regardless of what those ideas are or what industry they are in, win. Watch his entertaining, though-provoking TED Talk.
May has many events for communicating with your customers. First, tributes to Moms, nurses, teachers, police and EMTs. For personal lines insurance customers, issue reminders about spring and summer home maintenance, boating and water safety, motorcycles safety and more. It's alsor National Bike Month and Senior Health & Fitness Month. Here's a list of May events to use in mailers and social media - with links to give you a head start!
Just because an injury or illness occurs at work, it's not necessarily covered by workers comp. Here's a scenario in North Carolina in which a teacheer suffered a stroke during a performance evaluation at work.
Massachusetts agencies take note: Are you paying women the same salary that you pay men for comparable work? It's worth taking an inventory because on July 1, 2018, an updated equal pay law will go into effect in Massachusetts. The law covers employers of all size. Employers that are successfully sued for non-compliance face double damages and legal fees.