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Building A Happier Hive

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Building A Happier Hive

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Episodes

What Happens Without Supervisor Support?

4/8/2021
Having a supportive supervisor can make all the difference in your day-to-day work life. But what happens when you don’t get the support you need? How does that impact your health and your productivity? In today’s episode, we dig into new research in on a concept called ‘unanswered support’. Listen in to learn more about […] The post What Happens Without Supervisor Support? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:38:40

Is Your COVID Childcare Arrangement Hurting Your Health?

3/31/2021
COVID-19 caused big disruptions to people’s work and lives – especially women with small children. The way that people split work and family time had to be adapted. But, are there costs to parents’ health? Find out if the way you split childcare during COVID might have health benefits, or costs, in this episode. Links: […] The post Is Your COVID Childcare Arrangement Hurting Your Health? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:47:46

How to Create Decent Work

3/25/2021
What is decent work? How can you create it? Today, we breakdown the concept of decent work and why it is important for employee wellness. Plus, we discuss what organizations and leaders can do to make a difference. Links: Duffy, Prieto, Kim, Raque-Bogdan, & Duffy (2021) Psychological Capital Episode Hope Episode Workr Beeing Courses Don’t […] The post How to Create Decent Work appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:40:05

Right Person for the Right Job

3/18/2021
Person-job fit is not just important for efficiency – it is also crucial for well-being. Is your organization hiring folks without measuring fit? Learn how to make the case for a more data-driven approach in today’s episode! Links: Rayton, Yalabik, and Rapti (2019) Article Workr Beeing Article On Person-Job Fit Workr Beeing Article on the Persona […] The post Right Person for the Right Job appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:38:28

Persona Non Grata

3/11/2021
How much fun is it to watch all the new documentaries that are at our fingertips on all of the various streaming services? We typically love it. However, it’s easy to forget that documentary sources need to be checked just like any other media! The new Persona documentary on HBO Max makes faulty claims against […] The post Persona Non Grata appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:45:04

Does Emotional Labor Hurt More as You Age?

3/4/2021
Emotional labor can have negative impacts on your well-being. But does your experience doing it make the impact lower as you get older? Or does it wear on you as you age and over time instead? Find out in this episode! Links: Reh, Wieck, and Scheibe Article Workr Beeing Age and Emotional Labor Article Workr […] The post Does Emotional Labor Hurt More as You Age? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:45:47

What Are You Laughing At?

2/25/2021
Humor is often a seen as a good thing at work. Laughing with your team members can bring you closer together. However, there is a time where laughter (from your coworkers) is not the best medicine. Listen in to learn more! Links: Cheng, Chan, Amarnani, & Farivar (2021) Workr Beeing Article on Humor Workr Beeing […] The post What Are You Laughing At? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:33:56

Should Love Be In the Air at Work?

2/18/2021
While love may be a taboo topic in the workplace, companionate love – or caring and compassion toward others at work – can be a real bonus! But, how can you grow a culture of companionate love in your workplace? Learn more in this new episode! Links: Barsade & O’Neill (2014) Workr Beeing Article on […] The post Should Love Be In the Air at Work? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:41:23

HR Trends of 2021

2/11/2021
A lot has changed in the workplace over the past year. In today’s episode, we discuss our top 5 trends for workplace wellness. Even though we learned that nothing is 100% predictable the hard way in 2020, we do see some major HR trends taking shape. Listen in to hear more and find out about our […] The post HR Trends of 2021 appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:47:17

The Power of Positive Moments with Kids

2/4/2021
Learn how spending time with your kids can actually boost your work performance! The post The Power of Positive Moments with Kids appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:33:51

Workload of the Future

1/28/2021
We know you probably anticipate future events all of the time. Well, what about anticipating your future workload? How often do you think about when your workload will change? Listen in to learn how thinking about the future can impact today’s wellness! Links: DiStasso & Shoss (2020) Workr Beeing Future Workload Article The post Workload of the Future appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:33:05

Who Needs Flexibility?

1/21/2021
Many of us say that we value flexibility at work. We like to be in control of our schedules. But, who needs flexibility? Today, we discuss a new study that looks into differences in flexibility, wellness, and age. Listen in to learn more! Links: Piszczek & Pimputkar (2020) Workr Beeing Flexibility Article Workr Beeing Autonomy […] The post Who Needs Flexibility? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:38:04

Reducing Burnout with Compassion

1/14/2021
A new research article discusses a way to help reduce your burnout. Listen in to learn more about how compassion can help you feel better! The post Reducing Burnout with Compassion appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:34:50

Our 2021 Goals!

1/7/2021
We are so grateful it’s 2021 – hopefully a better year than the last. Listen in as we break down our goals for this year! Hopefully we can inspire you to create sustainable goals too! Links: Patricia’s Goals Katina’s Goals 4 Keys to Sustainable Success Course – learn how to set effective and sustainable goals! The post Our 2021 Goals! appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:32:20

Humble Leaders Rock!

12/17/2020
Humble leaders improve their own and their team’s well-being. But, what are the key behaviors involved in being humble at work? How can you become a humble leader or recognize humble leaders at work? Listen in to learn more! Links: Rego, Owens, Yam, et al. (2019) Article Workr Beeing Humility at Work Article Workr Beeing […] The post Humble Leaders Rock! appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:41:22

Don’t Catch Burnout!

12/10/2020
We have unfortunate news. It is possible to catch burnout from your colleagues. Listen in to this episode to learn more about how contagious burnout is and how you can prevent catching it! Links: Meredith, Schaufeli, Struyve, Vandecandelaere, Gielen, & Kyndt (2020) Workr Beeing Millennial Burnout Article Workr Beeing WHO Burnout Classification Article Workr Beeing […] The post Don’t Catch Burnout! appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:34:00

Are You a Workaholic?

12/3/2020
The definition of a “workaholic” hasn’t been well-defined by scientists – until now! Take a workaholism quiz to see if you might need to cut back on your work and make more time for life! Learn how to combat workaholism if you find out you are working too much! Links: Clark, Smith, & Haynes (2020) […] The post Are You a Workaholic? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:32:56

Anxious About Your Health?

11/26/2020
Have you felt more anxious throughout this COVID-19 crisis?⁠ Unfortunately, many of us have been dealing with a lot of anxiety and stress. New research talks about ways to cope that can help decrease the impact of this anxiety on your work, personal life, and health. ⁠ Links: Trougakos, Chawla, & McCarthy (2020) Article Workr […] The post Anxious About Your Health? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:34:06

Does Higher SES Shield You From COVID-19?

11/19/2020
Having access to money and having a higher level of education are both related to a lot of positive outcomes in life. But, how do they relate to your wellbeing during COVID? The results are not as straightforward as you might think. Learn why you might want to look out for folks across the Socioeconomic […] The post Does Higher SES Shield You From COVID-19? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:42:34

Who Does Office Housework?

11/12/2020
Diversity, equity, and inclusion are an ongoing journey in our workplaces. Today, we talk about the concept of Office Housework and the differential impact on men and women. What can we all do to help even the playing field? Listen in for some easy tips! A quick note: this study treated gender as binary, and […] The post Who Does Office Housework? appeared first on Workr Beeing | The Science Of Thriving Workplaces.

Duration:00:32:43