workplace http://kvpr.org en Workplace Wellness Takes Off, Using Money As a Motivator http://kvpr.org/post/workplace-wellness-takes-using-money-motivator <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The demands of the workplace and home life can make it hard to find time to be physically active. Many employers are incorporating healthy activities into the workplace, often using money as a motivator. But as Pauline </span>Bartolone<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Sacramento reports, the trend comes with concerns about who’s paying more for health care.</span></p></div><p>Susan Southard walks 10 miles a week without taking her eyes off a computer screen.</p><p>“The maximum speed is two miles. So I’ll do the maximum,” says Southard.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:52:04 +0000 Pauline Bartolone 16140 at http://kvpr.org Workplace Wellness Takes Off, Using Money As a Motivator GOP Bill Would Allow Flexible Work Schedules http://kvpr.org/post/gop-bill-would-allow-flexible-work-schedules <p></p><p></p><p>A California lawmaker is reviving a proposal that’s stalled in previous years that would allow employees to work flexible schedules – such as four 10-hour days each week.</p><p>Republican State Senator Tom Berryhill says his bill would let individual workers ask their companies for more flexibility.</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 02:14:20 +0000 Ben Adler 11844 at http://kvpr.org GOP Bill Would Allow Flexible Work Schedules