Entries by Rob Coons

State of Remote Work: 4 Key Visuals

Remote Work in 4 Key Stats Covered in our last post, remote work or “work from home / WFH” refers to an environment where staff can work from a location of their choosing (versus reporting to a traditional office). According to Remote.co, “a remote worker is someone who works outside of a traditional office.” Simple […]

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Introducing Walker Tracker for Remote Teams

Walker Tracker for Remote Teams As of this writing in August 2020, we can safely say it’s been a more challenging and complex year than most. We’ve seen tremendous increase in remote working this year. As a result, we’ve seen creative ways that our clients and admins are using Walker Tracker. Walker Tracker collects activity […]

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How to Run a Wellness Challenge – with checklist!

How to Run a Wellness Challenge We’ve spent our last few blog posts outlining why wellness programs work and why wellness challenges are our favorite way to engage staff. Read on to learn about how to run your own wellness challenge… Running your first wellness challenge? Now we know that wellness pays for itself and […]

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Elements of an Effective Wellness Challenge

Elements of an Effective Wellness Challenge Corporate wellness pays for itself many times over. If you’re reading this, we encourage you to study the many solutions that HR departments are using to make people healthier and happier. This article addresses wellness challenges and why we think they are great. The truth is, over 80% of […]

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Are wellness programs worth it?

Are wellness programs worth it? (Wellness Quiz below) “Business leaders are realizing that the status of their workforce is related to the bottom line.” – US Chamber of Commerce // “Winning with Wellness” report Human resource teams have evolved from being primarily concerned with hiring & firing. With the advent of data, people-first policies, and […]

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Why run a wellness challenge?

Human resource teams have evolved from being primarily concerned with hiring and firing. With the advent of data, people-first policies, and wider competition for skilled staff; HR professionals have taken on more responsibility. If you’re reading this, you probably manage the most important part of an organization: its people. Hiring the right people is often […]

Play with Your Food! March is Nutrition Month

As we wrap up our awesome Harriet Tubman challenge as part of Black History month, we’re excited to shift focus toward a topic of health & wellness that compliments regular daily activity. While it’s hard for a step challenge app to pass up “marching” jokes, we’re taking this month to convey different wellness information. March […]

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How Moda’s corporate wellness challenge engaged half of staff

Imagine running a wellness challenge so engaging that more staff participate than watch the Super Bowl each year. That’s exactly what happened with Moda Health. Here’s how… Meet Moda Moda Health is a leading healthcare company in Portland, Oregon. Naturally, they are on the front foot with corporate wellness, so they’ve hosted staff fitness challenges […]