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Kickstart your morning with the perfect (and sustainable) cuppa

Those who know me will know I enjoy a good strong coffee (or two!). A number of years ago, I watched a thought provoking documentary on the ABC called Black Coffee, which traced the unique & volatile history of this irresistible bean. As the second most traded legal commodity on Earth, …

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Wellness trends

The wellness year in review: the top 8 trends (Part 2)

Trend #5 – Obesity is a growing workplace concern Whilst we’re reluctant to admit it – we’re becoming an obese nation.Approximately two-thirds of Australian adults & a quarter of children are overweight or obese. This infographic shows just how quickly obesity is increasing in Australia. This has a massive flow-on to the …

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Wellness trends

The wellness year in review: the top 8 trends (Part 1)

Phew! What a whirlwind year! And the wellness world was no different! A year filled with many highs, & some lows. But most importantly, further realisation of the benefits that healthy employees bring to an organisation. In looking back, we observed a number of trends that will do doubt shape …

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Wellness trends

Corporate wellness comes of age

Corporate Wellness Comes of Age – A report from the 2011 AHPM Congress In early August, I made my annual pilgrimage south to the Australian Health & Productivity Congress (unfortunately attempts to persuade organisers to bring the event to sunny Queensland had again failed!). The 5th year of the congress (of …

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