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Could home be the new permanent workplace?

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When the world was forced to adjust to the Coronavirus pandemic, most organisations did something they never would have dreamt of doing. They closed their offices and rolled out home working for all employees. Of course, it wasn’t long before many realised that they could still operate very well, without using the building that has […]

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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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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 […]

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The smell of successful change

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The power of scenting the office When designing an office, we pay an enormous amount of attention to its aesthetic values. We concentrate on the furniture, the fixtures, the finishes, the lighting, the colours and closely consider the impact these aspects have on the eye. We also focus on comfort, with great attention paid to […]