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Competency-Based Wellness Champions

Posted by Joel Bennett on

Competency-Based Wellness Champions

Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence. --Abigail Adams In the long history of (humanity) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. --Charles Darwin Competency-based wellness champions can benefit from deliberate learning experiences that encourage improvisation and collaboration. My experience (and research) tells me that most people have less stress, and become and stay healthy because of their community: family, friends, and coworkers. But most workplace wellness programs neglect the powerful role of social support. These programs persuade workers to know their numbers (e.g., for weight); use apps and computers; and practice...

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