As an employer, you have the responsibility to ensure that your employees have a safe and healthy environment to work in. Whether all of your employees are on-site, you have remote workers, or you offer your services at client sites, you need to provide the necessary tools and information...
One of the areas that companies across the world are emphasizing is employee development. People are a resource, and it’s important to recognize that people who work for your company are going to bring something to the table for you. They may be there in a capacity that you’ve...
When you’re a startup, and entirely on your own, you often tend to focus on getting the job done. You’re not always bothered that you may be working from your bedroom, garage, or your friend’s couch - you just want to get the work done. But, as you grow...
It does not matter if your business is in an office, a factory, a store, a warehouse, a construction site, or any other type of business - you have the same legal requirement to ensure it is a safe working environment for your employees. Some employers see safety and...
Either running or being employed in a company that handles physical risk is one of the most important career decisions you can make. Whilst these sectors can make you a lot of money when you stick at it, there’s a much bigger downside to them than working in an...
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...
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 is not an easy thing to do, it can often be seen as a difficult thing to manage on its own, so when it expands to the point where you manage people as well as the general day to day running of your business you may...
Office organization is a key part to streamlining your business. Without organization time and money are wasted on a daily basis. Your employees will spend their days locating data or tools instead of doing the work they are meant to. This lack of productivity is not their fault, either,...
When you’re designing your first office space there are plenty of things you will need to consider. You will want to decide what you are doing in terms of your workspaces, how you will incorporate a break space and where the toilets will go. There are a few things...