News Tagged With ‘workplace

“Safety doesn’t happen by accident” – Reynolds Training Services Health and safety is a vital part of any business; regardless of size or sector. As part of its duty of care, it is an employer’s legal obligation to make sure… Read more

“For every minute spent organising, an hour is earned” – Benjamin Franklin Every office worker is different; their personalities, their dos and don’ts and whether they’re organised or not. But one thing is consistent amongst employees, the state of where… Read more

Steve Jobs famously altered the design of the Apple Headquarters to ensure that the wash rooms and shared spaces were at the centre of the open plan layout, as he wanted to force chance encounters and encourage serendipity. Not every… Read more

With retirement ages steadily increasing, it is expected that the majority of the UK’s workforce will comprise four generations by 2020. While this will bring the opportunity for businesses to fuse the skills and experience of their seasoned workers with… Read more

Minimalism is making a comeback. Today, it describes a mass movement of people seeking to reconnect with what matters – and cast away the possessions, behaviours and choices that stand in the way. Applying this outlook to the workplace can… Read more

“Colours, like features, follow the changes of the emotions” – Pablo Picasso Are you aware that your surroundings have an influence on your emotions and state of mind? Are there certain places, objects or noises which affect your mood, some… Read more

Music is arguably the most popular human invention of all time, dating back thousands of years and continually evolving throughout time. The construction of music is creative genius, but can music itself impact our own creativity and productivity? We often… Read more

Want to get the most out of your staff? Research increasingly shows the office setting itself can have a significant impact on their health, wellbeing and productivity. Hard data links factors such as clean air and light levels to sickness,… Read more

Have you ever noticed how hard it is to focus on what you’re doing whenever the temperature gets too hot or even too cold? Striking a balance in an office environment to keep all employees satisfied is one of the… Read more