Corporate Health & Wellbeing – Is it all just a bunch of bananas?

What is the big deal? Corporate Health & Wellbeing is more important than ever, Why? Well, a few reasons include: Stress at work continues to be one of the highest reasons for short and long term sickness absence The Covid pandemic has had a significant impact on employee wellbeing Post pandemic, we have a resourcing […]

Corporate Health & Wellbeing – Having Conversations That Matter

As a leader of people there are important conversations that you will have with members of your team during the course of a year. Whatever your company policy is having a focussed discussion annually is insufficient if you want to motivate, engage, inspire, and be trusted by your employees. Some conversations will happen in the […]

Make Meetings Work – How to run great meetings.

Meetings are a wonderful opportunity to engage with work colleagues, get creative and be collaborative on issues that are important to everybody. So why do so many people feel they are an ineffective use of time? In this article, we will be covering how to get the best from your meetings so they are productive, […]

Know yourself and trust yourself

Your head is spinning round and round asking continuously those same questions: Should I begin searching for another job? Is this the right time? Where should I start? Am I good enough? What if.. ?  This year has surprised us all. We have faced a new world, a new normal, one filled with uncertainty in every […]

‘Just do the letters’

Not that long ago I started a new HR Director role in a medium sized organisation. Full of enthusiasm I asked my senior management peers what they wanted from the HR team. I was gobsmacked to be told by one to ‘just do the letters, we can do everything else’.   Undeterred, I moved the […]

Is Remote Working Effecting Your Mindset

Over the last nine months there is no doubt that your workforce has gone through a rollercoaster of emotions trying to deal with all that a world stuck in the middle of a pandemic has thrown at them.  Some will have sailed through it and loved the freedom that working from home has allowed them, […]