Are You Ready for “Good Work”?
18 December 2019
In 2017 Matthew Taylor published his recommendations for the modern workplace. The report, now often abbreviated to “Good Work”, included a recommendation that workers are given a written statement of their main employment terms at an early stage.
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All the (Nine Million) Lonely People Where Do They All Come From?
06 December 2019
Loneliness is nothing new. The Beatles referenced it in Eleanor Rigby in 1966, but so long as humans have had the time to think about their inner emotions there has always been loneliness.
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Ways to Help Your Team Build Good Mental Health
29 November 2019
Organisations have to take what steps they reasonably can to reduce the risk of hazards to mental ill health. This also means they should try to build positive mental health. How can employers do that?
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Team Drawing to Generate Solutions to Problems
21 November 2019
Team problem solving often involves sitting in a room, discussing the issue to try and develop solutions. Drawing and doodling can help creative thinking, so why not try a different approach by asking your team to sketch out their ideas in visual form instead.
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How to Avoid Problems at the Works Christmas “Do”
15 November 2019
If you are planning a Christmas social event to thank your team for their efforts throughout the year, you need to ensure you take steps to reduce the risk. Your Christmas “do” might be a lunch, dinner, a party, a trip to the pantomime or a trip away. Whatever, the format, if it’s a work-related social occasion ensure that you take precautions to ensure it all goes smoothly.
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