What does health and wellness have to do with corporate citizenship? Quite a bit actually. Not only is taking care of employees a moral imperative for businesses today, it is also a sound business strategy.
This important topic was the center of a discussion hosted by Humana at the 2011 International Corporate Citizenship Conference.
Less than 10 percent of Americans believe that their employers contribute to their health and well being, said Paul Gerrard, director of corporate affairs and chairman of the Humana Corporate Social Responsibility Council. In fact, most Americans see their job as a detriment to their overall health and well being.