Dedicated to filling knowledge gaps in productivity and absence management Edina, MN – 1-31-2017. R3 Continuum (R3) announced today the founding of the R3 Continuum Research Institute, whose mission is to advance the state of the art in workplace productivity. R3 provides a spectrum of services organized around the idea that people have a right […]
Waking up to news of attacks in Brussels, Belgium seemed an all too familiar story. Their major international airport as well as centrally located subway station was bombed, killing at least 30 people (Rubin, Breeden, & Raghavan, 2016). Only four short months ago Paris, France was attacked by terrorists as well. Although at this time, […]
There has been a familiar stir around the office this week. Sports websites flooded, fee’s collected and endless, and I mean endless, discussion of who will make the Sweet 16, Elite 8 and of course, The Final Four. It’s March Madness time and across the country, millions of brackets have been completed in the hopes […]
In case you haven’t heard, Flint, Michigan is having a water crisis. This emergency first began in April, 2014, when due to a budget crisis Flint’s water supply was changed from its original source; a combination of Lake Huron and the Detroit River, to the Flint River where the standard treatments for corrosion control were […]
On February 20th, 2016, West Michigan was again changed forever. In the small, quaint town of Kalamazoo, Michigan a gunman went on what appears to be a random shooting rampage which resulted in 6 deaths and two critical injuries (Hall, 2016). As this university town begins to put back together the pieces, those of us […]
We are all aware that we need adequate (sometimes healthy) nourishment for our bodies, which if kept in good shape, help our brains to function. But in addition to food, is there more we can do? I recently read an article called “The Healthy Mind Platter”, by David Rock, Daniel J. Siegel, Steven A.Y. Poelmans […]
Team R3 gathered together Saturday, February 13th to help support the Michigan Law Enforcement Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Michigan. The weather was forecasted to be a toasty 16 degrees, but the wind chills dropped it down to about 0 degrees. This didn’t stop our polar bears or their support team of arctic foxes, wolves, […]
It is vitally important that we change the way we think about CIR, and to do that we must change our language. When it comes to interventions after a workplace event, I use the term potentially disruptive event (PDE) in place of critical incident. Instead of critical incident response (CIR), I think resilience support.