eLABorate Topics

Hosted ByLona Small, Stephanie Whitehead, & Tywauna Wilson

Leadership and Technical Strategies for Medical Laboratory Professionals to excel inside and outside of the lab.

Episode 31: 10 Important benefits of creating happiness in the workplace

In this episode Lona Small discusses happiness in the workplace and why it is important for labs to focus on this now as a strategic objective.

Lona discussed 10 benefits that are seen as ROI of happiness in the workplace:


1.     Less Conflict in the workplace

2.     Increase creativity and innovation

3.     More likely to collaborate

4.     Enjoy work and connect meaning and purpose

5.     Create an environment of positive energy

6.     Reduce the overwhelm

7.     Better chance of career progression and recognition

8.     Less likely to leave the workplace

9.     Less chance of work error

10.  Ripple effect of happiness outside of work

Listen to the full episode to find out the details of  how these benefits can be applied to your lab.

You can reach Lona Small directly at lonasmall@lonasmall.com if you have questions regarding this subject or if you want to learn more practical ways  you can ditch the overwhelm at work and create a culture of happiness for yourself and your team.

You can also catch Lona on LinkedIn under Lona Gordon Small and follow hashtag #YouAreAnImportantPartOfTheWhole

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