Category Archives: Workplace Benefits

Biking to work gives me the gift of time

Most days, I bike to work. By bike, I mean the motorless kind. In addition to saving money on gas, reducing wear and tear on my car, and having a greener footprint (I now drive about 5,000 miles less per year), I’ve discovered my bike is also my personal time machine. First, my bike saves […]

Small workplace change makes all the difference

In the Midwest, we look forward to the first weekend during the winter when the high temperature reaches 60 degrees. After a cold winter, it’s the first taste of spring. Feb. 1, 2003, was one of those days. I was 17 years old, the starting quarterback for the football team, my school’s No. 1 golfer […]

American Family receives three wellness awards

Efforts to stem smoking, encourage exercise and provide health screenings have paid off for American Family with recognition from three leading wellness organizations. “Building our wellness programs has been a slow and steady process, but it’s one that we’re committed to,” says Benefits Director Tom Armani. “We are so pleased to be recognized by these […]