The next ‘workplace wellness’ trend is...a path to nirvana? - Jobs news
By Justine Hofherr @Jhofherr29
Boston.com Staff | 09.24.15 | 11:36 AM
Thanks to a $30 million funding deal, meditation app Headspace could soon join the ranks of innovative workplace wellness perks some companies offer employees.
Headspace, described on its website as a gym membership for the mind, plans to release an enterprise product next year for businesses that want to provide mindfulness training for employees, CEO Sean Brecker told The Huffington Post.
Brecker said Headspace currently offers corporate packages on its app to a limited number of businesses, but expects the new funding will allow Headspace to hire more engineers, salespeople, marketers, design