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The Quantified Self and 'Bring Your Own Wellness' Help Engage Employees in the Digital Workplace

Published: 05 August 2014

ID: G00261945

Analyst(s): Angela McIntyre, Mike Gotta


Business success depends on motivated employees. Fostering a culture of well-being increases the willingness of the workforce to contribute to organizational goals. Wellness initiatives play a vital role.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Consumer use of wearable devices and mobile apps to track fitness and health indicators creates opportunities for business and IT leaders to improve employee engagement efforts
  • Adopting BYOW offers business change agents and IT leaders the opportunity to improve work effectiveness and gain experience on solutions involving wearable devices, sensors and mobile apps

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