Select an actual organization—this can be the company where you currently work or a company…
Select an actual organization—this can be the company where you currently work or a company where you aspire to work one day.
Write a 4-5 page paper—this report is divided into two sections. The first is your own personal wellness plan you plan to adopt and the second section is your recommendations for an organization to adopt a wellness program.
Use 5 scholarly resources.
Use APA for in-text citations and references. (see www.apastyle.org if you need information or www.owl.english.perdue.edu, Perdue University’s online writing lab). Your paper should have appropriate citations and references.
Use a cover page and put your project in a presentation sleeve.
Use headings within your paper to separate, see APA for how to use headings appropriately.
Staple your paper and place in a folder or presentation sleeve.
You will also post your paper in the dropbox.
Writing errors will count, proof carefully. Review the APA websites carefully.
May be turned in early, but not late. Submit a hard copy for grading and also upload into the dropbox.
Appropriate business terminology and content should be demonstrated.
For Section #2, assume you are presenting this paper to the CEO and Board of Directors to encourage them to start a wellness program as part of their HR Benefits strategy or expand their current wellness program.
Outline For Project
Section One—Identify your own personal wellness needs. From the discussions, readings, and guest speakers, address the following about your current and projected wellness plan:
o Overall health awareness—use your results from the assessment in the course, first week activity (Content page—use the actual assessment I reviewed and marked)
o Current assessment (use the self-assessment as a source-take the assessment again and see if there are any changes) Include your assessments with your paper so that your changes can be clear.
o Current levels of healthy living components—exercise, nutrition, sleep, disease prevention strategies, assessment of heredity factors
o Personal Action Plan—What changes will you make? How will you change?
o Be specific as to how you will implement these personal changes; how will you hold yourself accountable?
Section Two—Assume you are the HR Manager either at your current employer or an employer of your choice, make the case for why this organization should implement a wellness program and what components the program should include. Be specific as to the organization’s employees and their type of work. Include the following:
Review of current health programs available
Rationale of cost/benefit assessment
Types of wellness programs needed
Estimated Implementation Issues—costs, facilities , third part providers needed
If the organization has a wellness program already, what changes should be made to encourage employee engagement and participation or to enhance overall results?
Make your report factual using your source materials as well as the content from the class. Incorporate charts and graphs to demonstrate your points clearly. The sources below may assist you, you are not limited to those resources.