Improving self- care
The most important health factor in any organisation is managing employee stress. Managers need to help their employees to reduce stress by setting examples. If managers can cut down the practice of working overtime and sending work-related email on weekends it will be helpful for the employees to maintain good health. Managers need to conduct some workshops regarding time management for their employees who are working overtime to improve productivity in working hours. Managers also need to adapt to the healthy behavioural lifestyle and it helps employees who are working under them to realise the value of a healthy life.
Promoting an active working environment
Promoting active environment within your organisation will help employees to stay active all day. Managers can replace sit down meetings with one to one working meetings or town hall meetings. Also they can encourage employees to use stairs instead of using elevators. In addition, the employees who are working should be informed that getting up, stretching and moving is completely accepted and normal behaviour in your organisation. Furthermore, HR services in the organisation must do some appreciation for employees who are practising these kinds of activities.
Health education and employee acknowledging
HR services in the company can create awareness about being healthy. In addition, companies can use an enterprise social network to share quick tips and activities to improve employees’ physical and mental health. Furthermore, the company can implement HR services like health classes for employees to learn about healthy habits to reduce stress. Moreover, managers can improve employees’ wellbeing by simply being thankful for what they have done for the company. If HR department can provide a small token of appreciation for the employees who are working hard towards the company goal, which will make them feel good about their job role and the organisation.
These types of initiatives will help the organisation to improve employee wellbeing because healthy and energetic employees are more productive and motivated than stressed employees. If managers can build a healthy sustainable culture within the organisation, the employees who are working for the company is most likely to put more energy and effort to get things done.