Our wraparound business strategies include daily marketing tasks for your full staff to be engaged as brand ambassadors. We believe also giving them the tools to focus and stay healthy at work is a vital part of every company’s long-term viability in today’s consumer market. Yoga is a positive influence on one’s ability to concentrate, gain confidence, and reduce stress. All these things lead to more a more productive, harmonious work environment. Providing yoga and meditation training for employees can also significantly cut operating costs.
The benefits yoga offers employees translate into valuable assets for businesses; namely, higher employee morale, increased productivity, and fewer sick days and disability claims.
*Job stress costs U.S. companies about $300 billion annually through absenteeism, diminished productivity, employee turnover and direct medical, legal and insurance fees. (The American Institute for Stress)
*Stress is the cause of nearly 90% of doctor visits in the U.S. (The American Institute for Stress)
*Companies spend $14,000 per employee per year on medically related productivity losses. (CorSolutions, Inc.)
Companies who offer yoga and wellness programs to their employees reduce their annual health insurance premiums, and thereby improve their bottom line. According to a recent study on work site health programs, corporations realized $3 – $6 in savings for every $1 invested in wellness programs. The same study showed more than a 25% average reduction in health-care costs for well-designed programs (American Journal of Health Promotion).
Offering yoga classes at work is a low-cost and innovative solution for companies wanting to reduce health care expenses, relieve workplace stress and promote employee well-being. The performance of a corporation depends on the performance of its key assets—employees. Healthy employees are more productive and more cost effective.