Healthy New Years

As we move into a new year, employee health and wellbeing will be an essential focus for businesses. Research has often shown what we all know to be true – that healthy workers are happy workers, and vice versa. A workforce that is better supported by their employers in relation to their mental and physical […]

Employee and Client Gifts: What Are the Rules?

Whether it’s Christmas, a birthday, as recognition or a thank you, or any other kind of celebration or occasion, giving gifts to employees and clients, as well as offering hospitality, is a common and important part of building good business relationships, both internally and externally. Whether you’re dealing with those in your own organisation, a […]

New Years’ Resolutions for Businesses

While the end of the financial year is a far more important 12-monthly landmark for businesses, the end of the calendar year looms larger in your employees’ diaries, and provides a perfect opportunity to reflect, refresh and make changes. With a positive attitude and improvement in mind, these are our essential resolutions for businesses to […]

Recognising, Rewarding and Motivating Millennials

How do you solve a problem like millennials? Those lazy, entitled narcissists – they’re needy, and lack resilience. They’re uncreative and don’t work hard enough. They need constant praise, or they’ll just give up. So what do you do when your workforce is mostly made up of Generation Y echo boomers, otherwise known as Generation […]

The Christmas Effect

How are your employees feeling in the run up to Christmas? It isn’t always all festive cheer – some may be winding down for the holidays, but others will be feeling the stress of a busy, expensive period. This in turn can affect motivation and productivity – just when teams are focusing on the final […]

Five Affordable Christmas Gifts For Employees

Christmas is the perfect time to show your employees some extra appreciation. The year is coming to a close, people are winding down for the holidays and, on a slightly less cheerful note, money is a little bit tighter, making a little something extra all the more appreciated. Ending the year on a positive note […]