MARK YOUR CALENDAR:
Tuesday October 8th marks North Dakota’s premiere event on wellness in the workplace. The summit is designed for anyone looking to start a worksite wellness program or enhance your current wellness efforts.
REASONS TO ATTEND:
A healthy workforce is good for business and this summit gives you the latest on what works; what doesn't. You won't find a conference that provides more value for your money. Event sponsors have allowed us to keep your registration fee low and the quality high. Breakout sessions offer something for everyone.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
- A human resource professional
- A business owner/manager
- A health care professional
- A wellness or health professional
- Anyone interested in worksite wellness programs
The 7 Mindsets @Work Scott Shickler - Co-Founder & CEO, The 7 Mindsets
Scott Shickler is a best-selling author and one of the world’s leading experts on personal empowerment. Scott’s latest book, The 7 Mindsets, answers the question, “What do the happiest and most successful people in the world have in common?” Scott will discuss strategies for applying the 7 Mindsets to your business and your life, and how they can positively impact your overall well-being and success.
How to Energize Employees to Better Health Using Communications, Marketing & PR
Colleen Reilly, MBA, MSM , President and Founder of Total Well-Being
Colleen Reilly is the president and founder of Total Well-Being. Prior to her role at Total Well-Being, she was the director of wellness & benefits at Nelnet. During this time, she oversaw the strategic direction of wellness & benefits, 401k, disability, safety, and workers compensation with the overarching goal of improving the population’s health and wellbeing.
Stress – The New Obesity Jan Bruce, CEO and Founder of meQuilibrium
Jan Bruce is a seasoned media entrepreneur with a proven track record in high-growth, emerging businesses and turnarounds. She has consistently anticipated consumer wellness and health trends and has built cutting edge products to satisfy these demands in fitness, alternative medicine, holistic health, personal growth and balanced living.
She has a passion for building consumer-facing products that help people make measurable improvements in health, wellness and healthy lifestyle.
Healthy North Dakota Worksite Wellness Summit Tentative Agenda
7:30-8:30 Registration/Vendor Fair
8:30 Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:00 Morning Keynote – The 7 Mindsets @Work Scott Shickler
10:30 Stretch Break/Vendor Fair
11:00 Breakout Session I (Pick 1)
Hitting the Target: Developing Comprehensive Worksite Wellness Programs Dr. Mary Larson, PhD, MPH, LRD, CDE, CHES, Assistant Professor, NDSU - Department of Health, Nutrition, and Exercise Sciences Create a more comprehensive worksite wellness program by participating in this interactive session. Learn about the 4 Es and how to apply them to your wellness program. Leave with ideas to get started or to make enhancements to your current program efforts.
Health Care Reform – Implications for your business and wellness program Mike Carlson - Manager, Wellness Services Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota
Creating a High Performing Wellness Committee – Roles and Responsibilities Tara Roberts – Wellness Consultant, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota A dynamic wellness coordinator and a high functioning committee is critical to the success of your wellness program. Learn how to select your team and tips to maximize your efforts to improve the well-being of your organization.
NDPERS Wellness & Well Workplace Awards Stacy Duncan, MBA - NDPERS Wellness Consultant This session is designed for NDPERS members only. Providing updates on the latest NDPERS wellness information and a Q & A session on the upcoming Well Workplace award criteria.
Highway to Health: Cass County Electric Cooperative’s Roadmap to Healthier Employees! CCEC Wellness Committee Since 2008, Cass County Electric Cooperative has provided a wellness program to encourage employees to journey on a healthier lifestyle. The Cass County Electric Cooperative’s wellness committee gives wellness incentives, offers employee assistance, and motivation to move, eat better, manage stress and learn more about what they can do to be their best, healthiest selves.
12:00 Poolside Buffet Lunch/Vendor Fair/Activity Break
1:00 Repeated Breakout Sessions II (Pick 1)
2:00 Featured Presentation Stress – The New Obesity Jan Bruce
3:00 Afternoon Keynote How To Energize Employees To Better Health Using Communications, Marketing & PR Colleen Reilly
4:15 Door Prize Drawings - Final Remarks
For more information call Pete at 701-277-2414 or Anita at 701-271-8170
When & Where
North Dakota Worksite Wellness Initiative
The North Dakota Worksite Wellness Initiative is part of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, which seeks to identify and offer solutions to making healthy choices in the workplace and help control health care costs. It is a FREE resource for North Dakota businesses.