MENU

Workplace

Meetings

5 Staff Meeting Ideas For Effective Brainstorming

March 15, 2017 by Delan Cooper

If you work with a small team you'll know that meetings that sometimes can get stale, or worse still are disorganised and drag of for far too long. In this article Delan Cooper looks at some interesting ways to inject a bit of fun back into your brainstorming sessions … Read More »

People Skills

Are You A Manager Or A Leader?

February 16, 2017 by Chris Thomson

Are you a manager or a leader? Which is best? In this guest post Chris Thomson discusses the difference in roles and why one is better that the other. … Read More »

Education

The Benefits Of Technology In Work Place Training

February 14, 2017 by Melissa Lang

In the UK, companies struggle to fill positions due to a lack of skilled applicants but instead of looking outside of the organisation, maybe you need to look at improving the skills of your existing employees? … Read More »

People Skills

Using The 360° Appraisal Method For Motivating Employees

November 9, 2016 by Paul Gilbert

In order for employees to grow in their role you'll need some way of looking at and measuring their performance and then setting goals to increase not only their abilities in their job but also their happiness in the workplace. In this guest post Paul Gilbert takes a look at what a 360° appraisal is, and what its benefits are. … Read More »

Email

Email 101: Part 4 – Basic Email Etiquette

October 31, 2016 by Katy Whitton

As well as managing your inbox, it's also important to manage the way that you use email as well. In this article we take a look at how you should use CC and BCC, what to do with attachments and how to ensure you get a timely reply. … Read More »

Email

Email 101: Part 3 – Sorting Your Emails

October 24, 2016 by Katy Whitton

Would you leave an a stack of papers on your desk and keep adding to it, and adding to it until you couldn't see your floor, let alone your desk any more? No, you wouldn't so why is acceptable to do this equivalent with email? Learn how to sort your emails and cut down on the junk you receive with some simple techniques. … Read More »

Email

Email 101: Part 2 – Speed Up Your Replies

October 17, 2016 by Katy Whitton

Do you find yourself repeating the same (or very similar) response emails over and over again? How about adding different footers for each of the hats you wear? Well you can speed up your email response times by automating almost everything about your email reply! … Read More »

Home Office

How To Smarten Up Your Home Office

October 12, 2016 by Adam Robertson

There's more to being productive in a home office that just pure organisation.This guest post looks at a few other ways you can make you working environment productive and comfortable. … Read More »

Email

Email 101: Part 1 – Prioritising Your Inbox

October 10, 2016 by Katy Whitton

This is the first part in the Email 101 series. In this article we look at how you can prioritise your inbox so that you can start to focus on what's important and stop being distracted by content that can wait until later or be deleted straight away. … Read More »

Subscribe to our mailing list

Join Hundreds of readers who have access to exclusive downloads and content