WHAT IS CHRONIC/INVISIBLE
ILLNESS? MEMBER BLOG
CONTRIBUTED BY DEBORAH TUTTLE-NEEF of AN ENDURING NEW COMPASS
invisible illness is a term for any medical condition that isn’t easily visible
to others. Just because you cannot see a person’s illness doesn’t mean they
don’t have one; Just because symptoms aren’t physically there when looking at a
person struggling, doesn’t mean they are not struggling internally.
Chronic/invisible illnesses have no cure and tend to ebb and flow in severity —
some days, weeks, and months go really well, and during others it’s difficult
to work, socialize, and function, confusing those who can’t “see” why one day
is good and another a challenge. This includes chronic physical conditions such
as arthritis, diabetes, fibromyalgia, and others (see a short list below).… Read the rest
Member Blog Contributed by Chamber Member
Donna Crace of The Total Development Center
According to research by Deloitte, 94% of executives and 88% of employees believe a distinct corporate culture is important to a business’ success. Team building activities are a great way to build positive workplace culture, boost the morale of employees, and also increase the success of your business.
Every company can benefit from having company events. It doesn’t matter if you’re a large organization or a small start-up or what industry you’re in. Overall, team building in the workplace enables better communication, better relationships and ultimately increases productivity.
The Total Development Center, a
Wilsonville Chamber member has recently launched a new program that is a great
resource for helping your team flourish called KnockerBall®NW. … Read the rest