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Do you work for an abusive boss? Don’t worry, it will backfire on them in the long run

Do you work for an abusive boss? Don’t worry, it will backfire on them in the long run

Bosses who bully their employees experience well-being for only a short while, as abusive behaviour takes a toll on the mental state of supervisors after about a week, a study has found. “The moral of the story is that although abuse may be helpful and even mentally restorative for supervisors in the short-term, over the [...]

October 6, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Do you work for an abusive boss? Don’t worry, it will backfire on them in the long run

Are you a serial yawner at work? You might be just making everyone lazy

Are you a serial yawner at work? You might be just making everyone lazy

All it takes is one person’s yawn to make everyone else follow suit in the office. This is a universal phenomenon, known as contagious yawning. This can affect productivity in the workplace by making employees lazy and sleepy. It also gives the idea to your bosses, that you’re bored. We got in touch with experts [...]

September 8, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Are you a serial yawner at work? You might be just making everyone lazy

Supply disruption halts work at Hyundai Motor’s plant in China

Supply disruption halts work at Hyundai Motor’s plant in China

Hyundai Motor Co said its China plant halted operation due to a supply disruption on Tuesday, its second shutdown in China in less than a month as diplomatic tensions between China and South Korea over a US missile defence system took toll on its business. One of the five China plants operated by its joint [...]

September 8, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Supply disruption halts work at Hyundai Motor’s plant in China

Get health insurance at work? Here’s how ACA repeal could affect you

Get health insurance at work? Here’s how ACA repeal could affect you

Recent attention about the planned repeal of the Affordable Care Act has focused on the 20 million people who might lose their health insurance if President Barack Obama’s signature health care law is dismantled by Republicans in Congress. But people who get insurance through their employers – an estimated 150 million Americans – may also [...]

January 21, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Get health insurance at work? Here’s how ACA repeal could affect you

Apple’s letter to the NHTSA suggests work on self-driving technology

Apple’s letter to the NHTSA suggests work on self-driving technology

To be or to not to be. Apple’s self-driving cars are a huge secret. At one moment , it seems like the company is going full steam into the field and at the next, it comes up and denies everything. Well, the company has just submitted a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [...]

December 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Apple’s letter to the NHTSA suggests work on self-driving technology

Moroccan gas work returns after seismic event

Moroccan gas work returns after seismic event

A natural gas pipeline in Morocco, interrupted by seismic activity, has been completed and related production has resumed, a company said Friday. Circle Oil said in a statement it was “pleased to announce the completion of gas pipeline repairs in Morocco.” The company, which has its headquarters in Ireland, temporarily cut back on natural gas [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Moroccan gas work returns after seismic event

Blackstone Unit Finds Some Health Nudges Just Don’t Work

Blackstone Unit Finds Some Health Nudges Just Don’t Work

A major health-services company is revamping the employee wellness and care-management programs supplied to its clients after a yearslong study of who actually benefits from calls offering health advice. Equity Healthcare, owned by private-equity giant Blackstone Group, helps shape the health benefits of around 280,000 people. It is sharply cutting back phone calls meant to [...]

August 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Blackstone Unit Finds Some Health Nudges Just Don’t Work

Building Work Starts on Bridlington’s Lifeboat Station

Building Work Starts on Bridlington’s Lifeboat Station

The RNLI’s (Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s) new lifeboat station in Bridlington is under construction on Spa Promenade in the town. Work to realign the sea wall and increase the width of Princess Mary Promenade has been completed and phase two of the project has begun. The new Art Deco style building will replace the charity’s [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Building Work Starts on Bridlington’s Lifeboat Station

4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health: Poll

4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health: Poll

  WEDNESDAY, July 13, 2016 — Many Americans think their job takes a toll on everything from their health and stress levels to their eating and sleeping habits, a new poll found. “The takeaway here is that job number one for U.S. employers is to reduce stress in the workplace,” said poll director Robert Blendon. [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on 4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health: Poll

Long work hours may hurt your health, study says

Long work hours may hurt your health, study says

Years of working long hours may help you climb the career ladder, but those hours may take a steep toll on your health — and that’s especially true for women, new research says. “People who habitually put in a lot of long hours for many years, even decades, are really running an increased risk of [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Long work hours may hurt your health, study says

Teaching assistants face violence at work, says union

Teaching assistants face violence at work, says union

More than half (53%) of UK teaching assistants (TAs) have experienced physical violence at school in the past year, a poll by Unison has found. The survey of more than 8,000 TAs found three-quarters (76%) had witnessed some form of physical violence. More than half (53%) had experienced, and 73% had witnessed, verbal threats at [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Teaching assistants face violence at work, says union

Chiropractic: What Is Chiropractic Manipulation? Does It Work?

Chiropractic: What Is Chiropractic Manipulation? Does It Work?

Chiropractic manipulation, also known as chiropractic adjustment, is a form of alternative medicine. A trained chiropractor applies sudden force to spinal joints to correct structural alignment and improve physical function. Most often, patients seek chiropractic adjustment to relieve various types of back, neck and head pain, although it has been trialed for a wide variety [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Chiropractic: What Is Chiropractic Manipulation? Does It Work?