Trust, Stress, Employee Health and Business Outcomes

How do we define trust? It’s not often that you hear the importance of trust discussed with regard to business outcomes. It’s even less common with regard to individual health outcomes. But trust is integral to both. Likewise, business outcomes and employee health impact each other. If employees are overly stressed, or experiencing other health… Read More

Social Determinants of Health in the Workplace.

A growing movement in public health is looking at psycho-social, political, and economic conditions’ influence on health. This has been termed an “upstream approach” in line with a public health story about people falling off a waterfall in a river. In this story, one rescuer leaves the scene to run upstream when the number of… Read More

The Most Dangerous Thing We All Do

The number one cause of death in the United States is still unintentional injuries. Of those unintentional injuries, motor vehicle accidents are second most common throughout the lifespan. Motor vehicle accidents are the most common accident leading to death between ages five and twenty four. For those age twenty five and older, motor vehicle accidents… Read More