Business tips

Having a security system in the workplace is of utmost importance because it can act as a deterrent to thieves, and the video surveillance footage can provide information if there is a security breach.  With technological advancement, it is easy for a business owner to install security systems. However, the office...

Some traditional methods of approximating floorspace for the purpose of ornamenting a room, have not accounted for height and visual weight. With developments in artificial intelligence, much of the guesswork and manual labour needed to plan a 2D format of a room has been eliminated. The rise of augmented and virtual...

Most organizations are so focused on their day to day activities of acquiring more leads, keeping the costs down, managing the staff, and boosting the revenues. Of course, all of these have a significant impact on the company as a whole. However, creating a healthy work environment for their employees can be...

Running a remote team is fast becoming the go-to option for businesses over the UK. It can boost an employee’s morale and work ethic, lower an individual’s carbon footprint as the daily commute is no longer needed and can also reduce costs to the employer. However, there are some things you will need to know before...

By nature, every one of us has his or her own habits and character. Just as it’s impossible to find identical leaves on the tree, there are no identical people in the world. Managing a team means finding a unique approach to each employee to ensure that work flows smoothly, the team gels and every member feels...

You’ve done the paperwork, invested the capital, bought all the supplies and found your perfect office space. Now what? Well, unless you want to sit on the floor with your laptops, you’ll probably need to invest in some decor. But having spent all of that time and money setting up, you may not have much left over to...

New research from office furniture firm Viking has revealed an appetite for art in the office, with 54% of UK workers saying they think that all workplaces should have art. The research, which surveyed 1,500 British workers highlighted that businesses which fail to provide artwork for staff could be missing out...

According to the University of Arizona’s germ guru Dr. Charles Gerba, desks, phones, water fountain handles, microwave door handles and keyboards are the top five most germ-contaminated spots in the office. Last year The Independent reported that the average desk harbours 400 times more bacteria than the average...

When it comes to fitting out a new office or workspace, choosing the right window dressing is key. Rather than fussy curtains that get in the way, collect dust and need regular, professional cleaning, blinds are the smart, modern and practical way to go. But with so many different types of window blinds on the...

As a professional, seeing employees come and go has always been part of the working experience. It’s tough to consider this as a good thing regardless of the circumstances since parting ways with a staff member can be quite distressing at some level. While this move can be beneficial for an employee who’s trying to...