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2021 – A Write Off or Something to Celebrate?

2021 – A Write Off or Something to Celebrate?

December, it’s typically a time for reflection, but in reality, most of us are still up against deadlines and trying to get everything done by the end of the year so we can enjoy some downtime. While you’re reading this blog, take a moment to check...

Partnership

Working in partnerships…it just makes sense!

Working in partnership… it's a phrase that can sound cliched, isn't it? The number of companies that say 'we work in partnership with you' in their brochures or on their website copy can leave you feeling immune to what that even means!  What does working in partnership look...

Forced Back in the Office? Top Tips to Handle Back to work

Does anyone else feel like they’ve lost track of what restrictions are still in place? After Covid guidelines were lifted back in July in England, it felt like everything was back to ‘normal’. But the rules are different across Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, and,...

What the pandemic has taught us

What the pandemic has taught us

The COVID-19 pandemic has had the biggest impact on all aspects of our lives in living memory. It has not only restricted our personal freedoms but totally turned the workplace on its head. The daily commute was no more. Meetings become virtual. The back bedroom...

Adding value and creating benefits for your employees

Adding value and creating benefits for your employees

The turn of the millennium doesn’t seem that long ago, does it? Anyone over the age of about 40 was probably working then. Fortunately, we didn’t see computers blowing up or have planes falling from the sky as some thought we would as we entered...

Are pink walls the answer to construction workers’ stress?

Are pink walls the answer to construction workers’ stress?

With a fatal injury rate of four times the all-industry average, construction is undoubtedly one of the more dangerous occupations. But there’s another hidden issue, one that is not so obvious in its risks as working at heights or operating potentially lethal machinery might be. Shockingly,...

Has the pandemic driven a change in wellbeing?

Has the pandemic driven a change in wellbeing?

The restrictions that the pandemic brought to us all were far-reaching. It was the catalyst for a huge shift in working habits, for the furloughing of millions of workers, and it brought a greater focus onto staff wellbeing and emphasis on how employers balance the...