IMI Charity Appeal 2020

Your body and mind are inextricably connected. At IMI, we’ve worked with thousands of individuals for over three decades: what our clinical experience proves time and time again is that there are seven key factors that impact your overall wellbeing.

Superhero Summer Series

Superhero Summer Series The past few months have taken an even greater toll on professionals’ physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. With summer travel plans dashed for many because of Covid-19, most executives can no longer take a much-needed break and recharge their batteries. This will inevitably impact their health, motivation,...

Movement at work

Movement at work Recent studies suggest ‘sitting is the new smoking’. A sedentary lifestyle is linked to increased risk of heart disease, diabetes, obesity, chronic back pain and osteo-related diseases. In fact, the World Health Organisation lists inactivity as the fourth biggest risk factor for global adult mortality. The muscle...

Sleep for success

Sleep for success In Asia’s frenetic working culture, sleep is the first personal item professionals sacrifice to fulfil other obligations. Insufficient quality and quantity of sleep can lead to poor communication, compromised performance and reaction time, inability to focus, and greater risk-taking. Sleep deprivation can impact life expectancy, memory, concentration,...

Navigating stress effectively and mindfully

Navigating stress effectively and mindfully In recent years, stress at work has become an increasingly significant challenge for employers and employees. Whilst some stress is natural for survival and achievement, too much stress can lead to chronic stress and harrowing consequences. Given Hong Kong’s relentless working culture, it’s no wonder...

Mindfulness for greater resilience at work (English and Cantonese)

Mindfulness for greater resilience at work (English and Cantonese) Work stress in Hong Kong is often said to be more intense than in other cities. Research highlights the pressure employees experience in today’s world of 24/7 connectivity, information overload, long working hours and frequent travel. Minds, behaviours, relationships and performance...