[caption id="attachment_6810" align="alignright" width="278"] When Machado gained 40lbs after winning Miss Universe, Trump began bullying her and invited media outlets to watch her work (pictured, the two together during one of her 'daily workouts' in 1997)[/caption] Earlier this week, Donald Trump...
  In a recent New York Times article, Malia Wollan asked us to consider how the disappearance of the classic lunch break in American work culture might be a sign of much bigger issues in our labor force. She cited the studies of an ethnographer, June Jo Lee, who has spent more than a decade tr...
Psychological research suggests that the stick works better than the carrot. Corporate wellness programs seem like a win-win idea. In order to get employees to exercise more and take care of their health, businesses can simply reward them with bonuses if they reach a certain number of steps walked ...
Are overweight contestants less likely to win on Jeopardy? Obviously not. But a recent research study in the journal Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes shows that the majority of us think obesity will make a person less competitive on game shows, in the workplace, and at virtually...
While employers across the country are taking measures to address obesity in the workplace, much work remains to be done, and businesses need additional tools and resources, especially among small and mid-size organizations. These findings were reported following a survey of more than 500 businesses...
While employers across the country are taking measures to address obesity in the workplace, much work remains to be done, and businesses need additional tools and resources, especially among small and mid-size organizations. These findings were reported following a survey of more than 500 businesses...
A good number of us spend long hours every day sitting in one position in front of a computer screen. While health studies indicating the benefits of being less sedentary may seem like common sense, a closer look at accumulating research shows some interesting and disturbing results. In particular...