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GEA Appliance Park Employee Guide to Wellbeing

We asked. You asked! Many of you responded to the 2021 GEA Appliance Park WellWithin survey with questions and comments and we heard you. WellWithin developed the attached Guide to Wellbeing to help you navigate the partnerships and resources available to you. Download it today! […]

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13 GE Appliances Sites WellWithin Certified in 2020

Site leaders led through uncertainty and created programming to keep the team focused on health and wellbeing during an unprecedented year. With the COVID-19 pandemic raging across the globe, health and wellbeing were more important than ever for GE Appliances in 2020 – and WellWithin provided […]

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Q&A with GEA’s Camden HR Pros on Empathy

Empathy sounds like a soft skill, but done right, it delivers firm business results. When employees reported their leaders as empathetic, people felt 61% more innovative, and 50% reported their workplace as inclusive compared to 17% of those with less empathic leadership. When they felt respected in their life circumstances, 57% of white women and 62% of women of color were less likely to leave […]

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Stop Listening to that Voice Telling You to be Quiet

Speak up for acceptance We all have it – that little voice inside our head that tells us not to say anything even though we heard a racist comment or watched someone ignore another’s point of view … that it’s better to stay silent. But keeping quiet in these situations has the opposite effect. If you’re going to make GE Appliances, your community, and your […]

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“Not Yet” – The Most Important Mindset for Growth

End Your Sentences with This to Encourage Openness and Growth Three little words can transform your mindset. Curious? Ready to learn? If you’re already hooked, you’re on the right path. An open mindset, or a growth mindset, enables one of the  GEA Way behaviors – Finding a Better Way. A growth mindset means you believe your intelligence and talents can be developed over time, whereas […]

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What you resist, persists. What you accept, transforms.

It’s been said that there are two ways out of a problem: 1) accept what’s happening, or 2) fight against it.  Acceptance can often be a hard choice but will influence the degree of joy, ease, and peace in your life.  Accept and be with what’s real.  Be present with whatever happens to be there or is happening to you. Be conscious about how you […]

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Eight Soothing Strategies to Manage Stress

Since stress is a normal part of our existence – it’s important to learn some ways to deal with it. Since April is National Stress Awareness Month, figure out what stress management tools work best for you: Keep a journal:  It can help to write […]

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Setting Boundaries

Setting and sustaining boundaries is a crucial skill. Whether it’s work or personal relationships, poor boundaries may leave us feeling depleted, resentful, hurt, angry, burnt out, taken advantage of, taken for granted, or intruded upon. Michelle Morgan, co-founder of Livity sums up the importance of […]

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Who we are is how we lead

WellWithin is reinventing itself as Workplace Wellbeing. Expanding beyond employee wellbeing, WellWithin now intentionally connects to inclusion and diversity. WellWithin, redefined as workplace wellbeing, touches the culture, leadership, and employee day-to-day interactions – from a positive and energizing environment to highly effective leaders, and strong working relationships to personal job satisfaction. The Appliances Leadership Meeting in January emphasized an important aspect of Workplace Wellbeing, and […]

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Psychological safety leads to team success

Do you feel safe to be yourself at work? Allowing people to flourish without fear of retribution for making mistakes, promoting vulnerability and cooperation among team members, and sharing ideas freely creates psychological safety. Because psychological safety is deeply tied to a feeling of belonging, […]

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Inclusiveness fuels your wellbeing

Studies show that the more inclusive a person is, the better their wellbeing is in eight important areas: coping, happiness, physical health, decision-making, being valued, talking to others, having close relationships and a life of meaning. Here are some suggestions to foster higher degrees of inclusivity: Connect with others.  One way you can create inclusivity is if everyone feels like they can speak to you […]

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Friends are good for your soul (and your wellbeing)

Today is National Send a Card to a Friend Day.  Whether it’s an ecard, an email, a text, or a printed card – take time to write to a friend.  You know you’ll be glad you did (and so will your friend) because friendships matter […]

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Celebrate Time to Talk Day on February 6

Carve out some time this Sunday, Feb. 6, for Time to Talk Day. This day draws attention to mental health and the importance of reaching out to others and having open conversations about personal struggles.  Many of us are good at pretending everything is going […]

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21 Ideas to Create Possibilities in Your Life