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January 1/17

The World Economic Forum released a white paper “Realizing Human Potential in the Fourth Industrial Revolution” that outlines a common agenda for action for preparing current and future workers for the new world of work.

December 12/16

The James Irvine Foundation has an initiative focused on low-wage workers aimed at supporting these workers’ efforts to influence corporate and public policy that improves their overall wellbeing, job quality and worker opportunities.

November 11/16

Health, wellbeing and productivity in the workplace is a recent RAND report that uses data collected from the Britain’s Healthiest Company competition to investigate connections between lost productivity at work at a range of personal and environmental factors.

October 10/16

Originally released in 2012, the CDC Worksite Health ScoreCard (HSC) is a freely available online tool. Four new topics have been added to the tool including 10 questions around occupational health and safety.

October 10/16

A CWHP report on Consumerism, Self-Care Trends and the Broader Value of Health suggests the importance of education and tools to assist individuals in making smart treatment decisions -- whether in the formal treatment system or through self-care alternatives.