4-day working week – Is this the future?

In June this year, 70 UK companies and over 3,000 workers began working a four-day week, with no reduction in pay. This is the biggest four-day working week pilot ever undertaken.    How does it work?   Participating firms from various industries including...

What is my best bet for combating stagflation in 2022?

Post-pandemic supply chain bottlenecks, combined with rising energy prices and the economic effects of the war in Ukraine are seen as the main contributors to the current economic challenges. The rise in energy prices is already starting to impact the profit margins...

Are you a humble manager?

  Various studies have shown that humble managers listen more effectively and inspire good teamwork. At a managerial level, traits associated with humility such as asking for feedback and focusing on employee needs tend to result in higher levels of engagement...

Focus on managing your energy, rather than your time

You can only spend your time in a productive, effective manner if you have enough energy to do so. Most people respond to the increasing demands in their day to day jobs by putting in longer hours. This takes a toll on us physically, mentally and emotionally.  Over...