DISCOVER WELLNESS: CELEBRATE NATIONAL WORKPLACE WELLBEING DAY  

National Workplace Wellbeing Day was established in 2015 to highlight the importance of health and happiness in the workplace and this year’s event takes place on April 12th. The aim this year is to promote employee wellbeing by improving healthy eating, exercise and mindfulness in the workplace.  It is a fantastic opportunity for organisations and individuals alike to consider the benefits of workplace wellbeing and maybe even try to incorporate healthy eating, exercise or mindfulness into your life. Firstly, what exactly is workplace wellbeing day? The day was created to mark why workplace wellbeing is so important and why it is something that needs serious attention from business owners, HR professionals and employees. It is as important from a moralistic point of view as it is from a bottom-line perspective. Employers have a responsibility to look after their employees, to nurture their wellbeing, making sure they can reach their potential and are happy in their jobs. “87% of employees consider health and wellness packages when choosing an employer “(Trading Economics, 2019). Therefore from a purely business sense, employee retention, productivity and lower rates of absenteeism all benefit from implementing a wellness programme in to company. How can your business get…