What does a living wage mean for our community? See why we became a part of this movement by joining the growing group of accredited living wage employers in Durham, NC.
Feeling burned out on the job? Overwhelmed by work-life conflict?
Work-related stress bogs down employee satisfaction and work effectiveness — and ultimately impacts companies’ bottom line.
Workplace flexibility gives employees more control over their schedules and work time, allowing realistic work and life patterns to fit within the needs of both employers and employees.
For two DesignHammer staff members, utilizing standing desks boosts energy and productivity while easing the pains and problems usually associated with sitting.
Recycling eWaste keeps items out of landfills and, thanks to one organization, supports local STEM education.
The nickname “tree killer” isn’t one I’d like to keep around.
Durham, NC — DesignHammer is honored to receive the Alfred P. Sloan “Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility” award for the second year in a row. The company is recognized, along with national employers of all sizes, for its use of flexible workplace practices.
In honor of National Bike Month, DesignHammer created a new Sustainable Commuting page highlighting two of our team members' bicycle commuting habits.
Durham, NC — DesignHammer has been honored with the 2012 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility for its use of flexibility as an effective workplace strategy to increase business and employee success.
As part of our Green Plus sustainability efforts, DesignHammer staff members are taking part in Earth Day 2011: A Billion Acts of Green. According to the Earth Day Network: “This year, Earth Day's theme is themed after A Billion Acts of Green: our people-powered campaign to generate a billion acts of environmental service and advocacy.”
At DesignHammer, we are constantly looking for ways to improve our processes. One of our goals for 2011 is to improve our business in regard to sustainability. While traditionally thought of in terms of environmental impact, sustainability now covers additional areas of business, including how companies treat employees, as well as profitability. To help us achieve our goal, we enrolled in the Green Plus program. Learn how we are attempting to put theory into practice.