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The importance of microbreaks during lockdown

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In April this year, the Coronavirus pandemic forced the number of people working from home to soar to a staggering 49.2%. This sudden shift naturally meant that many people new to home working, had to work in an entirely different way, with little or no guidance on how to best do this.     Now, anyone […]

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Jackie Furey appears on Let’s Talk.FM

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WWW’s Director, Jackie Furey was recently asked to be a guest on Let’sTalk.FM – She appeared on the Live YouTube Channel, answering questions related to the topic of ‘Putting people first when returning to work’- The full interview is below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYkwWetlthw

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Avoiding employee stress during lockdown

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Let’s face it- working from home isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, in fact prior to the Coronavirus outbreak, only 5% of us worked from home during 2019. However, shortly after lockdown, 23 million of us were suddenly forced to turn our homes into an office, many for the first time, and frankly a jump like […]

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Sustainable answers to office design

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Where Workplace Works is working in partnership with JPA Workspaces to enable our clients to recognise the value and benefits of sustainable furniture and office design. Here, we interview Fiona Edwards, the Sustainability Director at JPA Workspaces… JPA provides a wide range of furniture related consultancies, services and products at all stages of the furniture continuum; […]

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Avoiding burnout becoming a cultural norm

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You don’t have to look very far to find new research on workplace stress, the decline in work/life balance and the nation’s ‘burnout’. It seems like every week, new headlines reveal that an ever-increasing number of workers are struggling to cope- whilst their personal lives, health and wellbeing suffers. Despite this research and our knowledge […]