How to Create a Healthy Work Environment

Adriana Girdler

Creating a better workplace sounds great! But the question is, exactly how do we do that! Workplaces today face increasing demands and challenges, with many …

Creating a better workplace sounds great! But the question is, exactly how do we do that!

Workplaces today face increasing demands and challenges, with many employees subjected to deliver more, for less. These expectations not only promote high stress levels that may result in low effectiveness, creativity, and productivity in employees but also declining office morale—the complete opposite of what a workplace wants.

By bringing 3 distinct and somewhat avant garde ideas together—mindfulness, visioning and productivity— to businesses can create a more inclusive and collaborative environment through internalization and externalization of goals, ultimately positioning its future success by shaping the company mindset. This powerful alliance, the MVP Approach™ takes an organization beyond the traditional mindset and achieves new goals to expand their vision through innovative thinking and proven non-linear strategies.

The MVP Approach ™ is broken down into three categories:

Mindfulness: Fortune 500 companies are now embracing mindfulness as a complimentary approach to goal setting and employee engagement. It’s a tool that enhances emotional intelligence, notably self-awareness and the capacity to manage the workplace stressful situations.

Visioning: Inspiration to achieve a desired future state is a critical factor in moving your organization to the next level. Using imagery and icons, organizations can literally paint a picture, vision statement or coat of arms to reflect their mission, culture, voice and priorities. These visual reminders set up everyone to be on the same page, empowering them to act and make decisions that will move an organization and work culture forward.

Productivity: work smarter, not harder! Having efficient processes are important. It leads to fewer errors, stress-free employees, less duplication and ultimately happy customers. Reduce your ‘corporate waste’ by applying proven techniques which streamlines any process and improves productivity.

This trailblazing approach looks at your business from a holistic perspective, taking an integrative approach that shifts a workplace culture to a more collaborative, highly focused one that can more readily identify opportunities for growth and resolve business challenges efficiently and mindfully.

For more on The MVP Approach ™, watch this video ==>HOW TO CREATE A HEALTHY WORK ENVIRONMENT

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Adriana Girdler is a project manager, productivity specialist, entrepreneur, professional speaker, facilitator, visioning wizard, and author. As President of CornerStone Dynamics, Adriana is one of Canada’s prominent business productivity and project management specialists—helping both individuals and businesses do what they do, only better. She is a certified master black belt lean six sigma with over 20 years’ experience improving how companies work.

She also holds both PMP (project management professional) and CET (certified engineering technologist) designations. She’s a Tedx speaker, as well as a HuffPost and Thrive Global contributor. She has been interviewed on Global, CBC, CTV, CHCH, 680News Radio, Newstalk 1010, Sirius XM and published in the Globe and Mail and numerous industry magazines. WANT ADRIANA'S FREE ONLINE TRAINING? In 45 min, learn Adriana's 5 project management secrets she use on EVERY project. Sign up for the Free Webinar here: THE FAB FIVE FUNDAMENTALS OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT

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