The Global Challenge (formerly known as the GCC) Blog is an informative resource for HR professionals in the following areas; corporate health and engagement programs, benefits of talent optimization programs, employee performance and morale, workplace culture, workplace health and wellbeing ideas, current HR trends and insights to improve business outcomes.

In 2016, Global Corporate Challenge (GCC) proudly joined Virgin Pulse to become the leading provider of technology solutions that promote employee engagement and wellbeing. The GCC program is now known as Virgin Pulse Global Challenge.

Part of Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group, Virgin Pulse offers a breadth of best-in-class solutions to maximize employee engagement and performance initiatives and drive measurable and positive outcomes for your employees and business.

4 steps to good leadership

What it takes to be a good leader is a topic of endless fascination. But ultimately, being an effective people leader often comes down to one thing...

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Good sleep, peak performance

Rested employees are more productive at work, according to our new report. The study found compelling evidence of a link between sleep and performance.

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Sleep – the secret of successful business

Dr Stuart Quan is the McGinnis Professor of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School and expert consultant for our sleep module. Here, Dr Quan goes on the record about sleep health and workplace performance.

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Health – a have to have

Too often, businesses consider employee health and wellbeing spend to be discretionary. The result is that HR are forced to look at their options and say, ‘This would be nice to have, but there’s no budget.’

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