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“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

Some see uniforms as a symbol of professionalism, others as the enemy of self-expression.  However, there are several notable individuals who choose to wear the same thing every day. This has prompted speculation around the link between uniforms and success.… Read more

Innovations in technology have given us a host of ways to share, replicate and store documents – from printing and photocopying, through to scanning, faxing and email. In the past, each of these functions has required a different machine. This… Read more

“I want my books sold on airport book stalls” – Stephen Hawking Is there a greater feeling than that of going on holiday? I remember the rush as child, waking up in the morning, realising I did not need to… Read more

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