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How to make your company a happy place to work

Chances are that in the run-up to Christmas, your team is in pretty good spirits. The office Christmas party is just around the corner and we’re all about to get some much-needed time off so it’s not surprising that we’ve … Continue reading

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15 top tips for managing your time more efficiently

If you’re regularly faced with a desk full of paperwork that needs to be dealt with or an inbox full of unopened emails, resolving this issue may be a simple case of learning how to manage your time more effectively. … Continue reading

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Survey reveals the funniest reasons people call in sick after the work Christmas party

We’ve all been there – you have a few too many at the office Christmas party and have to struggle through work the next day. What happens when we get carried away with the festivities however and are either too … Continue reading

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The skills you need to be a great manager

Most people would agree that the perfect combination of experience, education, knowledge and communication skills are what makes a great manager. While these are all great attributes to have, there are also many softer personality and behavioural skills that play … Continue reading

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The warning signs of an unhappy employee

As an employer, there’s absolutely no doubt that you want to ensure your staff are happy. After all, a happy workforce equals increased productivity, lower staff turnover and an overall better place for everyone to work. While some employees are … Continue reading

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What are the benefits of working for a small company?

Many of us are automatically drawn to the idea of working for a big company and while it is of course great to get a well-known brand on your CV, working for a smaller company can be just as beneficial … Continue reading

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The benefits of hiring temporary employees

While the UK continues to face uncertainly about what’s going to happen with regards to Brexit, many companies are unsure about whether or not this is a good time to hire permanent staff. On one hand, you may need more … Continue reading

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The bad habits your colleagues want you to break

Most of us want to be liked by our work colleagues and will therefore avoid all the most obvious office annoyances. Singing out loud, constantly talking while people are trying to work, eating smelly foods at our desk and not … Continue reading

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The reasons why top talent leave their jobs

Staff retention is something that a lot of companies struggle with. While it’s perfectly natural for people to want to move on after some time, if you find yourself being given that dreaded resignation letter time and time again, there’s … Continue reading

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Five things recruiters don’t want to see on your CV

If you’re currently on the search for a new job but don’t seem to be having much luck, there could be something on your CV which is putting potential employers off inviting you in for an interview. So much time … Continue reading

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