The HR Excellence Awards gives out prizes to companies for innovative flagship projects in relation to human resources. adesso applied to take part this year, participating with its new HR programme, adesso MIND, in two categories for the first time. With success: The offer for adesso employees to better deal with complexity, which was launched in the second year of Corona, was able to position itself on the shortlist of the three best offers (Top 3 in the categories “Benefits & Incentives and “Well Being”).
adesso designed and implemented the adesso MIND programme in this extraordinary year, in which the demands placed on the workforce intensified sharply as a result of the pandemic. The programme offers a combination of methods, tools, and training from neuroscience, mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR), and information technology. The aim is to improve people’s creative problem-solving skills and levels of concentration and to enhance their emotionally intelligent relationship management. In addition, the resilience and health of the employees is consistently supported over the long term. At the moment, the pandemic has put an additional strain on employees and their well-being. Recent studies have shown a sharp rise in cases of depression and anxiety around the world.