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...
If you think the only way to motivate your workforce is with a big paycheck, you might want to think again. Of course, money is an important factor, but there are many other ways you can ensure your team members are happy. If you’re able to keep your workforce...
As a small business owner, human resources issues are, perhaps, one of the toughest challenges you will experience. While you have to work under the same rules and regulations of the more prominent companies in your industry, the simple fact is that you don’t have the budget to match....
The environment at work does a lot of things to us: makes us hungry, sad, bored, and a lot of the time it throws us together with people we would never see outside of work. Usually you all learn to get along and have a fun time together whilst...
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...
When you’re running your own team, your effectiveness as a boss will have an impact on the end results of your employee’s workflow and productivity. If you want your company to thrive, then you need to be the best boss possible, and that is, unfortunately, an area that is...
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...
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...
Having an outdoor area for your business can have many benefits. Not only does it help make your business look more appealing, but it can also provide a great boost to your employees. A green area for your business can inspire creative thinking, while also helping to increase staff...
When you wake up every morning and head to work, you never know what the day will have in store for you. Whether you work in a risky environment or not, you always need to expect the unexpected. You can be a responsible employee and employer by considering the...