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5 10, 2014

Surviving the half-term holidays

It's half-term week and parents are busy juggling work and home life. Not only does this create a challenge for business but also for families planning [...]

5 09, 2014

The Power of Teams

Every year I'm in awe of the Teams taking part in the Tour de France and now the Tour of Britain. I only started watching it [...]

5 08, 2014

The Four Day Work Week

We work some of the longest working hours in Europe and this is linked to increased stress levels, sleep issues, reduced productivity and increased sick leave. [...]

6 07, 2014

The Right To Flexible Working

From June this year all employees in the UK (who've been employed for 6 months) can now request flexible working. Just because they can, doesn't mean [...]

6 07, 2014

Bartering Your Services

Be wary of requests to trade or barter your services.  While it can seem like a good way to get goods or services without spending cash [...]

1 07, 2014

And now it’s Wimbledon

I might not have been glued to the World Cup but now Wimbledon is on - I have something to watch. There's potentially more of an [...]