Physical activity is undoubtedly one of the best ways to clean up one’s head and recharge after mentally demanding work. Having an option to submerge yourself into a natural wilderness and escape the city rush after finishing your tasks is often impossible in a standard urban environment. Finding a place that offers a balance between staying in a wilderness and having available the amenities and services for efficient work from was a tricky part. We have found such a place just above the famous Los Gigantes cliffs on one of the most vibrant and unique islands in the world — Tenerife. Read our Tenerife hiking guide.
Employee dissatisfaction is costing global enterprises big time; over three hundred billion USD annually to be exact, according to the Healthways Gallup Wellbeing Index. So what factors contribute to employee happiness? And how can managers truly begin to address them? Plenty of companies have responded to these daunting statistics with free food, table footballs, gym memberships and office dogs (A for effort) — but it turns out that there is much more to the equation of employee happiness.