The Growth of Flexible Working – What are the Benefits?

The Growth of Flexible Working – What are the Benefits?

Recently announced research from insurance provider Aviva has identified the regions in the UK with the highest and lowest proportion of workers who are primarily based at home.  Powys in Wales tops the table, with 25.7% of workers based at home.  This was then...
How to work efficiently from home

How to work efficiently from home

As technology becomes ever more erudite and employees demand more work-life balance, many companies are implementing remote working policies.  However, even though it might seem like your local Pret or Costa is packed with people tapping away on their laptops, still...
Top 5 challenges of managing remote teams

Top 5 challenges of managing remote teams

Remote working or ‘working from home’ has become increasingly popular over recent years and with good reason. Businesses are changing and, in turn, so is the requirement for us all to be herded like sheep into grey office spaces miles from our homes. Business owners...
Snow disruption – guidelines for employers

Snow disruption – guidelines for employers

The temperatures are dropping that’s for sure, so we could be in for a cold snap with a real chance of snow, so what happens if these conditions make it difficult to get to work, particularly when transport is cancelled or delayed and schools are closed.  For...