The new year is always a great chance to have a fresh start and begin doing things a little differently so that your business and workplace can improve. A happy and productive working environment will leave your employees motivated for the year ahead meaning that your company won’t lose...
From tiny homes to off-grid trailers, non-traditional living arrangements are all the rage these days. But have you considered using a non-traditional workspace? If the thought of heading to the office every day is getting old, shake things up by switching to shipping container offices. These offices are exactly what...
Ergonomics is a word that is often used when it comes to equipping a workplace, but few people actually understand what it means or implies. Ergonomics is actually the study of how efficient people are in their working environment. It sounds vague and rather general, but it’s often used...
Running a business takes a lot of hours out of the day, and there’s always something more to do when the clock strikes 5 at the end of the day. We can leave this to the next morning, to make sure we’re getting quality time away from the desk,...
A productive workplace will yield the best growth and results from a business; therefore, it is unsurprising that this is something most managers and supervisors strive for! While enforcing different rules and regulations can work to a certain extent, if employees feel stressed at work it can quickly create an...
In many businesses, up to 50% of the workforce can be unhappy with their job. You may find that some are doing the bare minimum required of them and spending the rest of their time watching the clock or making coffee. Then there’s the ones that are blatantly miserable...
Overtaking your main business rivals should be one of your main aims right now; you won’t go far if you let them pull ahead and do better than you. Edging past your rivals and moving on to bigger and better things is easier than you think so don’t assume...
Ergonomics is a term that is used to describe the process of arranging or designing workplaces, systems and products in a manner that fits in with the people that use them. This means that, for example, an ergonomic chair is designed to fit your body, ensuring you adopt the...
These days, technology is used in almost every area of business, from customer service and product development, through to sales, marketing, administration, HR, and finance. Another thing that digital developments have really made a difference to though is communication. Now, more and more businesses utilize video conferencing to enable effective...
When it comes to business, the majority of us focus on what happens during the day. It isn’t unusual to only consider what happens in the office from the moment your staff arrive, to the time they go home each day. It makes sense; this is, after all, the...