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News Archive for November, 2014

Get Your Staff in the Holiday Spirit

Friday, November 28th, 2014

While it’s easy to get excited thinking about the holidays — special treats, music, and plenty of celebrations — the enthusiasm tends to flicker out when it comes to working during this busy time of year. This is even truer …

Low Vitamin D Increases Death Risk, New Study Suggests

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

New research published in the British Medical Journal adds credibility to the theory that having low vitamin D levels is a cause of higher death risk, the New York Times reports. Observational studies have previously identified the correlation between low …

MyTracks Lets You Train Like a Big Brand

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Online training,or e-learning, is the future of employee education, and it’s what national corporations in most every industry are using to teach company procedures. In fact, more than 40 percent of Fortune 500 companies are now using educational technology for …

Vitamin D’s Effect on Muscle Strength Throughout the Body

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

By Amber Tovey, Vitamin D Council

A recent meta-analysis of controlled trials published in Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport suggests that vitamin D supplementation increases both lower and upper limb muscle strength.

As you may know, vitamin D’s …

‘Tis the Season for Giving with Swedish Beauty!

Friday, November 21st, 2014

It’s that time of year again! The 3rd annual Swedish Beauty Gives Back campaign is in full swing and the Swedish Beauty team could not be more excited to give back this season. Last year, Swedish Beauty partnered with Beaches …

Construct a Business Culture Based on Gratitude

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Developing a workplace culture that makes everyone feel valued and appreciated is a vital element of maintaining a high-performing team in your business, the Harvard Business Review blog post “Foster a Culture of Gratitude” explains. Research shows that when employees …

When the Student is Ready, the Teacher Will Appear

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

By Grant Miller, Salon Consultant

It was so nice to see many of you at the Smart Tan Nashville show last month. If you didn’t make it, you missed out on a great show and a real opportunity to grow …

Keep Employees Focused this Holiday Season

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Employees that know what to strive for will stay focused and perform better, but only if goals are set and managed properly, the article “7 Ways to Pump Up Employee Engagement In Your Office” explains. This time of year, …