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December 12, 2014 by Katy Whitton

You may only have a couple of days off, or you may be lucky and have a couple of weeks off over the festive period - however long you have it's important to make the most of the time you have, try to switch off from work and enjoy some much needed family time, Here are 5 simple tips to help you make the most of your holidays. … Read More »

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September 1, 2009 by Katy Whitton

The BBC is reporting that we’re up to our usual tricks again – working too many hours overtime and not getting paid for it. From the article: According to the TUC the average amount of unpaid overtime was more than seven hours a week, and workers were missing out on an average of £5,000 of […] … Read More »

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August 11, 2008 by Katy Whitton

There”s a lot of talk at the moment about Barack Obama having to ditch his Blackberry (read the full article “Say Goodbye to BlackBerry? If Obama Has to, Yes He Can” at the New York Times site) when he becomes President and I”m not sure what all the fuss is about. Having recently sat down […] … Read More »

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August 8, 2008 by Katy Whitton

There was no post from me yesterday as it was a Bank Holiday here in the UK, which got me to thinking – how do we fare in terms of holidays compared to the rest of Europe/The World? I was all prepen.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_holidayared to say how hard-done-by we are but the research I did was quite […] … Read More »

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August 8, 2008 by Katy Whitton

It’s summer, your boss has just returned from holiday and all of a sudden all of this new jargon and buzzwords fill the office. The reason? Your boss has been reading management books on his holiday! The BBC has an interesting article  on some of the new jargon that could be heading our way – […] … Read More »

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August 7, 2008 by Katy Whitton

An article on the BBC website states that 1 in 3 firms aren’t bothering to train their staff and not only that, they missed out on … Read More »

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August 6, 2008 by Katy Whitton

I just read an article on the BBC website which caught my eye  – which isn’t suprising as it’s headlined “Row over firm’s toilet break rule“. The issue us that workers aren’t being paid to use the toilet, they have to clock on and off when they want to have a comfort break: …The employee, […] … Read More »

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