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Shifting to remote work was a necessary transition for many companies at the start of the pandemic. But, in those early days, most assumed it would only be a temporary situation. Fast forward almost two full years later, and it looks like remote w...

Note: The opinions in this article are the author's and do not necessarily represent the views of Shortlister!  Wellness programs provide employers with strategies and solutions that improve employee health and general wellbeing issues. Moreove...

We've collected the most recent divorce statistics that paint a clear picture of the institution of marriage in the U.S. Moreover, we've included additional data and research on the topic that sheds light on the most common causes for divorce in o...

People from all walks of life and different socioeconomic statuses can be affected by depression. Analyzing and understanding the impact reflected in the most recent depression statistics will help raise mental health awareness and reduce stigmati...

Suicide is a major public health problem and one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. Even though suicide is a global phenomenon, due to the stigma associated, as well as it being illegal in some places, the numbers are likely underestima...

Wellness Trends 2021: Report Overview Shortlister surveyed more than 125 of the nation's top benefit consultants to better understand the current wellness landscape. These consultants represent thousands of major companies across the United State...

Good company culture keeps employees happy, customers satisfied, and turnover to a minimum. By definition, a company's culture is characterized as a collection of shared values, goals, attitudes, and behaviors that define the organization. An...

The workplace environment has dramatically changed with the digital advancements of the modern era. Today, the workplace revolves around endless meetings, deadlines, heavy workloads, email management, and many more activities.  All such scen...

According to the WHO, approximately one in four people worldwide will develop a mental illness at some point in their lives. That's why Shortlister collected over 100 mental health statistics in one place: General Mental Health Statistics In th...

The emergence of COVID-19 disrupted the world and caused enormous instability. In the workforce, businesses had to adjust to the new normal to continue operating swiftly. However, the social and economic shift caused difficulties.    This, in t...

Corporate wellness programs are growing in popularity, not just in large companies but also in small, medium enterprises. Employers are learning of the benefits that they stand to gain from the implementations of wellness programs. Here are some s...

There is a wealth of evidence that shows the vital importance of a good night's sleep in day-to-day functioning.Here are the stats that prove it: Sleeping Facts & Trends The average American goes to bed at 11:21 pm (FitBit, 2018) Sleeping on the b...