Tag Archives: Affinity Work/Life

The 5 most common interview questions (and how to prepare for them)

Job interviews, no matter how much you have prepared, are almost always unnerving and intimidating experiences. But despite the anxiety that naturally comes from being one of dozens candidates applying for the same position, one thing job interviews don’t have … Continue reading

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How to succeed as a first-generation college student

First-generation college students are often perceived as hard-working and driven–supported by family, friends or mentors to overcome the odds and make their dreams come true. But what is often overlooked is the variety of challenges faced by students without many … Continue reading

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Demystifying 4 Myths of Happiness

“Don’t worry. Be happy.” If only it were that easy. Contrary to popular belief, there is no “one size fits all” formula to achieving true happiness. It is an inherent part of the human psyche to pursue what feels good. … Continue reading

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Understanding Invisible Injuries: A Primer for Educators and Employers

Presence of invisible injuries occurs at nearly 10 times the rate of physical injuries. Researchers estimate that 1 in 5 Veterans suffer from a mental health condition. Although the majority of Veterans that return from combat do not experience problems, … Continue reading

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Dr. Clark’s Holiday Message

Dear Clients, Colleagues and Friends, As the holidays approach, it is with the deepest gratitude that ACI wishes friends and family all the joys of the season. I thank you for your partnership that has helped ACI achieve 30 years … Continue reading

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Myths about PTSD

By Megan Hawker, MA, IMF #65325; ACI Clinical Specialist; Major, Medical Service Corps; US Army Reserves “Veterans with PTSD are ticking time bombs” Although some evidence supports a connection between aggression and Post Traumatic Stress, most veterans with PTSD are not unstable, … Continue reading

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Workplace Ergonomics

Sitting for hours a day can pose health risks over time. Find out how you can stay healthy in the office with the latest CORE Wellness video. Keri from the ACI Wellness team discusses ergonomics in the workplace, and interviews … Continue reading

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Get the Facts on PPACA for Employee Assistance

In Part 2 of ACI’s PPACA series, find out how to lower claims costs and maximize preventive health in ACI Specialty Benefits’ exclusive article, “What PPACA Means for EAPs.” Get the facts about: Parity, Minimum Essential Coverage, Mental Health Statistics, and Preventive Health. Missed Part … Continue reading

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Back to School at Any Age!

Summer’s nearly over and it’s time to bundle the kids with their obligatory teacher’s apple to the bus stop. But could it be time to hit the books yourself? Be prepared for school with this quick breakdown for parents and … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Stay Productive in the Digital Age

Remember when technology was supposed to help get things done? It still can – we just have to work a little smarter. Put technology to work for you with the following tips to stay productive: Work Smarter, Not Harder Screen … Continue reading

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