“Biggest Loser” idea working in offices

NBC show “Biggest Loser” ideas are seems to be spreading in many offices where employees are more concerned about their obesity and employers about the overweight employees cost.

Agora Inc, a newsletter publishing company in Baltimore, offered one such 12 weeks “biggest loser” contest. The prize for the winners was $1000 for top male, female and team category.

During this 12 weeks period, 84 employees were able to lose around 1000 pounds. Two of the employees in Agora Inc were able to lose more than 40 pounds.

The goal of such programs in offices is to increases employees health, more productivity and lower employees costs (From BBC NEWS).


Written by Brad

This blog is my weight loss journey and hope this journey will help in losing some extra pounds.