5 tips to manage in a heatwave at work

5 tips to manage in a heatwave at work Words by Natasha Young Know the law Contrary to popular belief there isn’t a maximum temperature allowed in workspaces before staff should be sent home. According to the Workplace Regulations Act 1992, temperatures must “provide reasonable comfort”. The Health and Safety Executive’s Approved Code of Practice ... Read More...

3 ways to make your business greener

3 ways to make your business greener Words by Mark Langshaw Eco-friendly technology Introducing environmentally friendly appliances, equipment and technology into the office is an obvious way to up your firm’s green game, but this can be an expensive proposition.The cost barrier can, however, be negotiated by purchasing green products included on the ... Read More...

Motivating your team to achieve

Motivating your team to achieve Words by Steve Smith of Raise the Bar As we approach a new year it’s essential to think about where we should place our energy to achieve our 2017 goals. Steve Smith, co-founder of Knowsley-based Raise the Bar, which draws from the experiences of dynamic experts to boost ... Read More...

Relieving stress in the workplace

Relieving stress in the workplace Words by Matt Liggins, health and wellbeing manager at Health@Work At Liverpool-based Health@Work we support a wide range of businesses across the UK to create healthier, happier workplaces and reducing stress is a big part of this. Here are our top tips for reducing stress in the workplace: • ... Read More...

3 ways to enhance workplace wellbeing

3 ways to enhance workplace wellbeing Diverse workspaces A choice of workspaces can boost concentration and encourage movement as workers won’t be stuck at their desks.Creating varied environments doesn’t necessarily mean expensive upgrades, but can simply be about using space more efficiently.A quiet zone away from the buzz or a ‘breakout’ area with alternative seating can ... Read More...