Working Life

December - 2016

Do you really need an office Christmas party?

With Christmas approaching fast it means that the office Christmas party is nearly upon us. But does the office party give you feelings of dread? Is there an alternative?

November - 2016

The issue of presenteeism

Everything has an opposite

October - 2016

Is work-life out of balance?

Is your career a bigger part of your life than you wish it was?

September - 2016

What is productivity anyway?

And you do need to care about it?

August - 2016

Unified Collaboration is the future, but it doesnt have to be fancy

In fact, you already have the tools you need.

July - 2016

Six ways to have work friends when youre the boss

Be a consistent boss who finds the balance between authority and friendship with employees, including clarity, communication, and leadership.

June - 2016

Lending a hand - The bad handshake scale, where do you fit?

A recent report published by the Journal of Hand Therapy showed that the grip strength of current 20-34 year olds was much weaker than that of those in the same age group in 1985.

Sort your squad out! How employers and employees can work together during a great summer of sport

With the Euro 2016 football tournament starting today and the Rio Olympic Games in August, employers need a smart approach to sick leave and working hours to minimise disruption at work.

Managing employee culture during change

Guest author Benjamin Black (a BrightHR partner) discusses the importance of clear communication with employees when your business undergoes a merger or structural change.

6 apps to help you make the most of your lunch hour

Did you know that a whopping 79% of employees think fun at work relieves stress?