02 February 2020

Morale booster, or just a barking mad idea?

Pet-friendly workplaces are becoming increasingly popular, led by some of the world's largest companies, such as Google and Amazon, which have allowed employees to bring their pets into the office.
29 January 2020

Time we work to help end the age of throwaway plastic

Some experts believe that by 2050 our oceans will contain more plastic than fish, based on the estimated eight million tonnes of land-based plastics that end up in the world's oceans each year.
26 January 2020

Don't let the No.1 fear derail your career

For many employees it is the stuff of nightmares - being told by your boss it is your turn to jump up on stage to address your colleagues.
24 January 2020

Al desko eating raises workplace risks

If you have returned to work with a to-do list longer than a centipede on a stretching rack, chances are you will fall victim to the rise of a brand-new epidemic facing many workplaces: desktop dining.
22 January 2020

Beware the lure of the job offering unlimited holidays

It is the summer holiday season and you are stuck at work because you have used up your entire leave entitlements for the year.
19 January 2020

Introverts unite in drive for diversity

A quiet revolution is taking over our workplaces, led by rebels who are among the most misunderstood and undervalued in the nation - our introverted colleagues.
15 January 2020

Office food villains leave co-workers hungry for answers

After a hectic morning in the office, the very thought of your gluten-free, tuna-and-salad sourdough sandwich has you salivating.
07 January 2020

Early effort can make this the year of ethical behaviour

It is fair to say 2019 could be dubbed "The Year of the Bad Boss", driven by scandalous revelations about unscrupulous behaviour of bank executives to disturbing disclosures involving senior public servants.
05 January 2020

Resolutions to inspire adaptability at work

As many of us take a well-earned break to kick off the new year, thoughts will turn to finalising those new year resolutions to guide our personal lives: eat healthier, lose weight, get fit and find more "me time".
20 November 2019

Poor lift etiquette might stop you from reaching top floor

A colleague marches into the lift and stands so close to you that your skin begins to crawl - they have just breached office elevator etiquette.