How to keep the workers motivated when there’s very little money on the table is an issue that’s been uppermost in my thoughts this weekend. There’s been a major decorating project underway chez Lucas and my 17 year-old son has […]
This might sound like a bit of an odd question – but how many of your colleagues have you seen eating chocolate today? Is there a stash of Green and Black’s in your PA’s desk drawer? Or is the person […]
Valentine’s Day is upon us and what I’d like to know is are you and your employees feeling the love? Now this isn’t a blog about the do’s and don’ts of office romances – but rather a question about how […]
An email popped into my in-box yesterday afternoon, just as I was slowly cranking my brain into gear and trying to summon up some enthusiasm for work after the festive season.
There’s been much debate among HR folk about the Government’s consultation on ‘protected conversations’, announced amidst a raft of other legislative changes last week.
Let me ask you a question. Just how productive have you really been today?
More gloomy predictions about the economy this week, with figures showing that people in the UK are borrowing more on credit cards, overdrafts and loans than at the height of the 2009 recession.
Recent research has proved that laughter really is the best medicine. According to a University of Oxford study, people actually feel less pain after a good laugh, because it causes the body to release endorphins that act as natural painkillers.
So how happy and productive has your day been today? Did you bounce into work joyfully and end the day with the warm glow of a job well done? Or did you turn in reluctantly, fritter away your time and […]
I’m sorry I couldn’t write this blog post yesterday, but my pet rabbit escaped and I had to rescue him from the foxes in the woods.