WELLBEING KNOWLEDGE BANK – Three years of wellbeing evidence in one spreadsheet Download the...Read More
We start 2019 with an ambitious new series of evidence projects at the Centre. Each piece of...Read More
What’s happening? We are conducting a review of how to implement actions that improve the health and wellbeing of workers. This can include specific workplace health and wellbeing programmes and initiatives, but can also...Read More
This call is now closed. Sign up to our evidence alerts to be informed when we publish the results of this research later this year What’s happening? What Works Centre for Wellbeing, with Leeds Beckett University, are carrying...Read More
This week’s guest blog is from Dr. Jeremy Oliver from Royal Holloway University of London on the results from his recently published randomised controlled trial for an online training programme for working adults in setting and pursuing personal life goals.Read More
Working adults’ wellbeing: a randomised controlled trial of an online programme in personal goal-setting and action-planning
One way to improve the wellbeing of working adults is to provide brief training in setting and pursuing personal life goals. This was proven in a recent randomised controlled trial of a new online training programme developed at Royal Holloway University of London, involving 330 public sector employees across the UK. Participants reported improved wellbeing (greater life satisfaction, more positive emotions, less negative emotions, and a greater sense of purpose) five weeks after starting the programme and three months later.Read More
This week we’re publishing Small Business Practice Examples, with insights from a range of small businesses trying different approaches to improving staff wellbeing. The practice examples also link the actions to the evidence base on what works.Read More
This week is #worklifeweek and we’ve got a useful offerings for employers, to help make...Read More
Last week saw the release of the UK’s first comprehensive measure of UK job quality, the...Read More
Share your experience Do you work, or have your worked, in a small organisation that was really...Read More
Today the Centre publishes new research that finds companies with more ‘proud...Read More
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