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Networking Events- the Dos and Don’ts

By |2019-11-06T09:32:29+00:00November 6th, 2019|Advice, Life Tips, Networking, Work Life|

No doubt many of us will have experienced the pains of networking events. You walk into a room full of strangers, armed with a stack of business cards, ready to rub elbows with the best in the business. But let’s face it- networking events can sometimes be stressful, awkward, and require a certain amount of [...]

The Millennial Job Market- Attracting the New Generation of Talent

By |2019-10-31T11:23:24+00:00October 31st, 2019|Advice, Business, Business News, Work Life|

Despite the bad press, millennials are shaping the way for the modern job market. Millennial professionals (those born between 1981 and 1996) are now the largest working generation, and approach their work in a manner that is wholly different from their predecessors. They want to be in full control of their own lives, find satisfaction [...]

The Four Day Week Campaign

By |2019-10-24T10:22:23+00:00October 24th, 2019|Business, Business News, News, Politics, Technology, The Economy, The Government, Work Life|

It’s a debate that has been gathering momentum for a while now, but the movement for a four day week is slowly coming to a head. Every month, a new business is operating within a four day week, or at least trialling it to test its feasibility. Whether it’s a forward-thinking start up or a [...]

Google’s Top Ten Traits for Successful Managers

By |2019-10-16T10:52:52+00:00October 16th, 2019|Advice, Work Life|

Earlier this year, Google’s Project Oxygen attempted to prove that managers didn’t matter in the workplace- if anything, they only served to instil 'a layer of bureaucracy’ within the office. They planned to prove this through two methods; manager performance ratings, and manager feedback from Google’s annual employee survey. The experiment lasted only a few [...]

Are We Heading for a Recession?

By |2019-10-10T13:24:06+00:00October 10th, 2019|Business News, News, The Economy, The Government|

It’s a question that’s been on the lips of many in the past few months. As we approach the Halloween deadline for Brexit, the current economic landscape in the UK and beyond is one that is full of uncertainty. After the pound weakened for the first time in six and a half years back in [...]

What Can Employers Do to Support Mental Health in the Workplace?

By |2019-09-19T14:00:16+00:00September 19th, 2019|Advice, Diversity, Life Tips, Work Life|

Right now, someone you know will be fighting a mental health condition, whether it’s noticeable or not. One in six employees are currently dealing with mental health issues such as stress, anxiety and depression, which has resulted in an epidemic across the UK. Over 5 million people are now signed off from work every year, [...]

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