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Good health = good business

Introduced by the Chairman of the Economic Development Board this short video shows how two South Australian businesses have benefited from promoting wellbeing in their organisations.

Why make good health your business?

Successful organisations know that investing in workplace health programs makes good business sense, producing returns on investment through cost savings and increased productivity.

Why business invest in workplace health and wellbeing image

View this video to hear Dr Christina Boedker, Associate Professor with the University of New South Wales Business School explain the link between employee wellbeing and productivity.

Intermediate and long term benefits

Providing workplace health and wellbeing programs and activities can deliver a range of benefits for employers and employees. These benefits range far beyond just return on investment and although often less tangible, they are still highly sought and valued.

Benefits to business

Within months In 1 to 2 years In 3 to 5 years
Greater employee engagement Better health knowledge Reduced absenteeism
Increased teamwork and morale Improved job satisfaction and productivity Reduced injury
  Better corporate image Reduced workers compensation costs

The benefits to business, regardless of business size, increase over time. A small investment now can lead to positive business outcomes over time.

Calculate your potential business savings with the online Workplace Health Savings Calculator.

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