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Social media blunders: what employers can do

18th September 2019

Careful judgement and watertight policies around employee posts are needed in order to navigate the murky world of social media CREDIT: This is an edited version of an article which appeared on the HR website, [read more]

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Free heart check-ups on the horizon

18th September 2019

Would you like to get a heart or blood pressure check while you’re out doing a bit of shopping? In the not too distant future, according to the BBC News website, you’ll be able to [read more]

Management

WHO launches World Patient Safety Day

18th September 2019

The World Health Organisation has launched World Patient Safety Day The first ever World Patient Safety Day was launched yesterday (17 September 2019) by the World Health Organisation. It is a global campaign to raise [read more]

Management

Are you trapped in the busyness paradox?

17th September 2019

Why is it so difficult to create free time – even when you become more efficient? Oliver Burkeman, author of The Antidote: Happiness For People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking, explains CREDIT: This is an [read more]

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Is your commute worth the pain?

16th September 2019

For UK workers, commuting time has increased by 18 hours compared to a decade ago, according to the TUC. A study by Totaljobs shows the average worker is set to spend a whopping £135,000 on [read more]

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Working when sleep-deprived

13th September 2019

You may think you feel fine, but sleep deprivation undermines you on the job. This is what happens to your brain when you work on less than six hours of sleep This is an edited [read more]

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10 ways to work with people you dislike

13th September 2019

Working with a colleague you dislike is never fun. However, it’s important that you don’t let interpersonal problems get in the way of your professionalism. Lolly Daskal, leadership coach and author of The Leadership Gap: What Gets [read more]

Management

10 best questions to ask an interviewee

12th September 2019

When it comes to job interviews, preparation is key…but, that doesn’t just apply to the candidate – it’s equally important for you, as the interviewer, explains Kat Boogaard This is an edited version of an [read more]

Management

Identifying stress within your organisation

12th September 2019

How do you know if there’s a problem with individuals experiencing stress within your company? We outline some guidance from AXA PPP healthcare on how to identify the signs of stress Stress amongst team members [read more]

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