Yoga@Work

A collaborative effort between employer and staff to bring stress relief practices to the workplace.


Yoga@Work is a health and wellness initiative to improve overall health, well-being, morale and ability to manage stress in the work environment.

 

Why Yoga?
  • Reduces physical, mental & emotional tension
  • Improves attention, awareness & concentration
  • Increases overall energy
  • Improves morale among employees
  • Increases positivity among co-workers and managers
  • Improves strength, balance, flexibility & coordination
  • Enhances immune system function
  • Increases cardiovascular & respiratory efficiency

 

Customized sessions meet employee needs with practices to reduce stress, fatigue, improve productivity & overall well being.

Classes are offered at company workplace for convenience: during lunch break, before or after working hours.

Flexible class timings:  from 45 to 90 minutes.

A win-win situation for company and employee.

Contact All Elements Yoga to discuss the opportunity of offering Yoga@Work classes in your corporate environment.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I get employees to sign up?

A: Schedule an introductory class to determine the interest level of the employees. Advertise widely through email, announcements at staff meetings, etc. Encourage employees to sign-up in advance and commit to coming to the class. Once employees have experienced a yoga class, they will be more interested in taking a yoga class offered at work.

 

Q: When is the best time to offer a class?

A: Yoga class may be offered at any time, and 2-3 hours after a meal.

  • A before-work morning class will begin the day in a relaxed yet alert state of mind.
  • A mid-day class during the lunch hour can help revitalize and energize for the rest of the day.
  • An after-work evening class can help reduce stress and leave work with a positive outlook.

 

Q: What are the space requirements?

A: Approximately 20 square feet per participant is recommended. Any room where furniture is easily moved out of the way is ideal. An enclosed space is preferred.

 

Q: Is any special equipment needed?

A: Participants must provide their own a yoga mat. No other special equipment may be needed.

 

Q: What should participants wear?

A: It is possible to practice yoga in work attire, provided that the clothing is not too tight. Loose, comfortable clothing is recommended.