Sinopsis

Welcome to the Fit for Work Podcast. The place to be if youre a health, safety or HR professional and leader wanting to take YOUR workplace from GOOD to GREAT. The Fit for Work Podcast will serve you up a weekly FEAST of thought leadership, business resources and real-world examples of whats working and not working in workplaces. Eavesdrop on conversations with professionals in the Workplace Health, Safety and Leadership spaces along with researchers, educators and front-line staff from both white and blue collar, private and public workplaces. Learn the latest trends and practical tools to boost health, happiness, safety, engagement and productivity in your workplace. Lets be part of the solution in taking your workplace from good to GREAT!

Episodios

  • 026 How to turn your workers comp premiums into profits

    026 How to turn your workers comp premiums into profits

    29/04/2017 Duración: 43min

    HOW TO TURN YOUR WORKERS COMP PREMIUMS INTO PROFITS Ever wondered how to measure Lead indicators rather than obsess over Lag indicators? Ever wondered how your response to an injured worker effects their recovery Ever wondered where to find budget to channel into prevention initiatives? Well keep listening as Mark Stipic of Mark Stipic Consulting […]

  • 025 Why the construction industry needs wellbeing

    025 Why the construction industry needs wellbeing

    22/04/2017 Duración: 21min

    WHY THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY NEEDS WELLBEING This episode was birthed from a disappointment I experienced this past week. Its birthed out of a rejection of wellbeing on a construction project.  And its birthed from my strong conviction that the construction industry NEEDS wellbeing more than any other industry. So rather than licking my wounds or […]

  • 024 Are your colleagues making you fat and sick?

    024 Are your colleagues making you fat and sick?

    08/04/2017 Duración: 45min

    Today we’re mixing things up on the Fit for Work Podcast. Enjoy this recording of my chat with Nicole van Hattem when I was a guest on her Hot and Healthy Podcast. On this episode of the podcast Nicole and I cover: – how your colleagues could be making you fat and sick – how you can […]

  • 023 The modern day approach of the WHS regulator

    023 The modern day approach of the WHS regulator

    01/04/2017 Duración: 46min

    THE MODERN DAY APPROACH OF THE WHS REGULATOR Do you respond better to carrots or sticks? Do you bury your head in the sand and hope nothing breaks in your sandbox? Is your only encounter with the regulator when audits or disasters strike? Or are you proactive and keep the regulator close seeing them as […]

  • 022 Keep calm and…become emotionally intelligent

    022 Keep calm and…become emotionally intelligent

    25/03/2017 Duración: 48min

    Keep calm and…become emotionally intelligent Keep Calm and… punch out that report Keep Calm and… say smart stuff in high-pressure meetings Keep Calm and… be a nice person to be around In this episode I chat with Claire Ebstein, head of Proactive Services with Bodycare Workplace Solutions who shares with us how we can Keep […]

  • 021 Leading the legends and the laggards in your workplace

    021 Leading the legends and the laggards in your workplace

    18/03/2017 Duración: 58min

    Leading the legends and the laggards in your workplace Do you regard yourself as an early adopter or a laggard? How much time should we spend managing laggards or rebels in the workplace? What key ingredients build a positive, engaged and trusting culture? In this episode I chat with Garry Davis of the StyleWise Group […]

  • 020 Breaking out of the safety comfort zone

    020 Breaking out of the safety comfort zone

    11/03/2017 Duración: 43min

    BREAKING OUT OF THE SAFETY COMFORT ZONE People are the solution not the problem Safety is the presence of positives rather than the absence of negatives AND Safety is an ethical responsibility not a bureaucratic activity These 3 principles shape the ideals of tier 1 construction company LORAC’s Safety approach called Next Gear. In this […]

  • 019 Will a robot take your job?

    019 Will a robot take your job?

    04/03/2017 Duración: 38min

    WILL A ROBOT TAKE YOUR JOB? Should a good safety professional make themselves redundant? Could technology replace the role of the safety professional or worker in general? How can you maximise your ‘human’ to robot-proof your role? These questions and many more I mull over in my chat with Sarah-Jane Dunford owner of Riskology Consulting […]

  • 018 Rallying Workplace Wellness Ambassadors

    018 Rallying Workplace Wellness Ambassadors

    25/02/2017 Duración: 38min

    RALLYING WORKPLACE WELLNESS AMBASSADORS Does wellbeing often feel like a tac on in your workplace? Does it get lost in the operational priorities of the business? How and why do we need to enlist Workplace Wellness Ambassadors? In this episode I interview Lisa Kelly president of Kelly Wellness Consulting. Lisa has been impacting workplaces for […]

  • 017 eHealth trends helping workplaces ‘run’

    017 eHealth trends helping workplaces ‘run’

    18/02/2017 Duración: 52min

    eHEALTH TRENDS HELPING WORKPLACES ‘RUN’ Do I actually stand at my bedside marching on the spot until my steps tick over to 10,000? …sometimes yes. Do iWatch users really care whether they close those daily activity rings? …absolutely! Has Michelle Bridges 12WBT online fitness program really helped people lose 1,145,958kg? …apparently so. Technology today is quite […]

  • 016 Wellness Rituals = Workplace Results

    016 Wellness Rituals = Workplace Results

    11/02/2017 Duración: 56min

    WELLNESS RITUALS = WORKPLACE RESULTS Are you an all or nothing person when it comes to your health? Do you snap back from your sedentary slumber to tackle a triathlon? Do you try and eat the elephant in one go believing that the will power and mental fortitude you exercise at work will win over […]

  • 015 How to identify the mental health pulse of your workplace

    015 How to identify the mental health pulse of your workplace

    04/02/2017 Duración: 58min

    HOW TO IDENTIFY THE MENTAL HEALTH PULSE OF YOUR WORKPLACE 1 in 4 Aussies experience anxiety each year (Beyond blue). 1 in 7 Aussies experience depression each year (Black Dog Institute). 45% of us suffer from a mental illness in our lifetime (Beyond Blue). So if mental illness effects almost half of us, it impacts EVERY […]

  • 014 Communication that connects: for the few who move the many

    014 Communication that connects: for the few who move the many

    28/01/2017 Duración: 35min

    COMMUNICATION THAT CONNECTS: For the few who move the many How do we embed health and safety? How do we create ambassadors for health and safety? How do we get people to care? How do we make health and safety sexy? How do we make health and safety simple? In this episode I interview Jen […]

  • 013 Become a corporate athlete

    013 Become a corporate athlete

    21/01/2017

    BECOME A CORPORATE ATHLETE What do elite cricketers have in common with elite corporates? How does focusing on what’s RIGHT with you and your organisation boost performance? What tools can you add to your toolkit to become a corporate athlete? Welcome to episode 13 of the Fit for Work Podcast. Today I’m speaking with Rory […]

  • 012 Linking wellbeing to productivity, ROI and ROV

    012 Linking wellbeing to productivity, ROI and ROV

    14/01/2017 Duración: 42min

    LINKING WELLBEING TO PRODUCTIVITY, ROI AND ROV What evidence is there for linking wellbeing to productivity? Why do we want to consider ROV as well as ROI in workplaces? How can we mitigate people risk and what ways do government and insurance bodies actually incentivise businesses to take a proactive approach to health and safety? […]

  • 011 Creating brain friendly workplaces that outperform

    011 Creating brain friendly workplaces that outperform

    07/01/2017 Duración: 50min

    HOW TO CREATE BRAIN-FRIENDLY WORKPLACES THAT OUTPERFORM Have you ever had moments where your brain hurts? Not like a headache but in a way that makes you feel you’re working against rather than with your brain? Maybe you’re a chronic multi-tasker, get constant interruptions or pull all nighters – fuelled by caffeine – to knock over […]

  • 010 New Year New View

    010 New Year New View

    31/12/2016 Duración: 33min

    NEW YEAR NEW VIEW Paul and I team up to share our secrets for setting up the new year well. 10 STEP RECIPE FOR LIVING YOUR YEAR BY DESIGN RATHER THAN DEFAULT 1. Create a Vision STATEMENT ‘My Dream Life’ Write this in the present tense and ask yourself the question “It’s 31st December 2017, you’re […]

  • 009 Being hot and healthy in business

    009 Being hot and healthy in business

    22/12/2016 Duración: 54min

    BEING HOT AND HEALTHY IN BUSINESS Whats your definition of success? Did you even make it up or did society, company culture or even your parents dictate it to you? As one year draws to a close and we knock on the door of a new year, I thought this powerful message from Nicole van […]

  • 008 Desk dwellers save your spine

    008 Desk dwellers save your spine

    17/12/2016 Duración: 52min

    DESK DWELLERS SAVE YOUR SPINE Do you have a job that requires you to conquer the world via keyboard or stoop over for long periods? Does your back, neck and shoulders complain about it? Have you got grand intentions to keep good posture, but naturally you forget after 2mins of conscientious effort. Don’t worry that’s […]

  • 007 Fighting fatigue and engaging men

    007 Fighting fatigue and engaging men

    10/12/2016 Duración: 51min

    FIGHTING FATIGUE AND ENGAGING MEN How do we best engage men in health behaviour change? What are some simple habits we can practice to fight fatigue? Why is mental health such an issue in FIFO and what can we do about it? Welcome to Episode 7 of the Fit for Work Podcast. In this episode […]

página 2 de 3

Informações: