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Bullying, violence at workplace linked to heart disease, strokes

The study has found that workplace bullying and workplace violence are distinct social stressors at work. Only 10 to 14 per cent of those exposed to at least one type of exposure were suffering from the other at the same time.

Meditation can boost emotional intelligence, cut stress at workplace

The study found that people who meditated more regularly scored higher on total emotional quotient and had lower perceived stress, also known as psychological stress which is the most common occupational health problems affecting workers worldwide.

Strict, yet kind boss can boost employees' performance says study

The study noted that employees with bosses who were authoritarian almost always had negative results on job performance, while those with benevolent chiefs always had a positive impact on job performance.

Spice up your office desk this festive season

Here are some innovative ways in which you can make your workplace a happier place to be. Scroll to see the tips on how to spice up your office desk this festive season.

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Long work hours may hike women's diabetes risk by 70%

A new study establishes women who work for more than 45 hours a week are at a higher risk of developing diabetes by 70%. However men working long hours do not face the same risk as women.

Why workplace food may not be healthy for you

A study has found that consuming food at the workplace cafeteria may be quite unhealthy which can increase the risk of cancer. These foods contain high amounts of sodium, calories and very little whole grain and fruits increasing risk of diseases.

Do you have these workplace must haves?

Add in a little nature to your premises with biophilic designs. The latest trend in the office space, the presence of plants and other natural elements can add positivity within the environment and improve the air quality.

How to create a happy workplace

A positive work environment is necessary for an organized way of working. Employees should enjoy their work and be comfortable with the working atmosphere. Training session for employees can inculcate more knowledge in them and make them a smart worker.

Workplace design influences of 2018

Workspaces are inspired by creativity today. In order to make use of every corner, designs should be focused on making a self-configurable office that can be altered with the need of the hour.

Women more likely to be sidelined at workplace: Study

According to researchers, women are more likely to be snubbed when they share ideas on how to change the team for the better, they are not given any more respect than women who do not speak up at all, and thus are not seen as viable leadership options.

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