In December's Work-Life column in Business Lexington, Jess Miller Clouser contributed this article,"Unpredictable scheduling brings added stress to the holidays for hourly workers".
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Nick Coomer, iwin research assistant, wrote this Business Lexington article,"Bingham McCutchen move illustrates challenges of employee relocation".
iwin's Jess Miller Clouser contributed this article to Business Lexington's Work-Life Column in October, "UK researchers partner with Thoroughbred industry to address worker health".
iwin hosted another successful Roundtable Meeting on October 10th and 11th. The theme was, Reinventing Leadership: From Hierarchy to High Performing.
Dr. Meredith Wells Lepley contributed this article in Business Lexington in September, "Pets in the workplace".
iwin wrote two articles for Business Lexington this month: "Exploring breast cancer surviorship and employment" and "Office spaces: is yours helping or hurting your business?"
iwin researchers featured in Lexington Herald Leader article in July: "UK researchers seek working women with breast cancer for study"
iwin's Dr. Meredith Wells Lepley most recent Business Lexington article: "Workspace personalization: clutter or meaningful personal displays?"
iwin's spring edition of "thinkfoward: News and Updates from University of Kentucky's Institute for Workplace Innovation." To subscribe to iwin updates email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Press release about Roundtable is distributed by the Lane Report and UKNOW, "Thought Leaders Convene on University Campus".
iwin featured on the front page of Lexington Herald Leader Business section on May 14th, 2012. The article, "Innovative UK Center studies, promotes work-life balance accross the state," discusses iwin and the Innovative Employer Roundtable.
iwin awards 3M Company as the first honoree of the Dr. Lee T. Todd Jr. Bridging the Gap Between Workplace Research and Practice Award.
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iwin researcher Dr. Meredith Wells-Lepley was featured in an article in the LA Times for her research showing that bringing pets to the office can help relieve stress. Read it here.
Dr. Jennifer Swanberg was interviewed for a Working Mother magazine article, "Grow Your Own Leadership." Click here to read the article.
iwin's Dr. Swanberg presents the keynote address at the Considering Women in Advancing the Surgeon General's Call to Action Symposium in Greensboro, NC.
Dr. Jennifer Swanberg was interviewed by Tom Godell from UK Perspectives on University of Kentucky Public Radio, WUKY, about iwin's Creating Healthy Organizations: Promising Practices in Kentucky report. Listen here.
iwin's Dr. Swanberg, Jess Clouser, and Lee Ann Walton author a chapter entitled "Healthy Organizations in Kentucky: An integrated approach to promote employee health"in the 2012 Kentucky Annual Economic Report published by the Center for Business and Economic Research.
Dr. Jennifer Swanberg presents the keynote presentation, Creating Healthy Organizations: Promising Practices in Kentucky, at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce annual Worksite Wellness Conference.
Dr. Jennifer Swanberg presents iwin's Latino farmworker research as part of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health's Grand Rounds.
iwin's Roundtable reached a milestone in January 2012. Gray Construction from Lexington, is the 40th Partner to join iwin's group of innovative employers. January 2012 also marks iwin’s 5th year in existence and iwin has met the goal of 40 Partners!
Dr. Jennifer Swanberg presents research on flexiblity for low-wage workers at the Society for Social Work and Research annual conference in Washington D.C.
Dr. Jennifer Swanberg along with Betsy Kiss, Senior Director of Workplace Stratefies at Marriott International, present on Business Value and Human Impact: Flexible Workplaces for Low Wage Wokers with the Aspen Institute Center for Business Education.