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How to create a healthier, happier workplace


A happy worker is a productive, healthy and engaged worker. It is clear that what employees want from a job nowadays has changed dramatically. No longer is a large paycheck enough to get the best talent on board but office culture and workplace environment are critical factors in attracting and retaining the best in your industry.

Luckily career site Glassdoor , who hears from thousands of workers, has some suggestions. As an HR practitioner here are eight practical things you can implement today to create a positive and healthy work environment this year.

  • Standing Desk

Sitting for a long time hunched over a computer is terribly bad for your physical health. Introducing desks that allow employees to sit or stand when they feel like will help keep their muscles moving and blood flowing and keep them healthy for years to come.

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ALSO READ: 10 characteristics of a mentally healthy workplace

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