The HR Headmistress' blog
10th July 2019
One of the few inescapable facts of life is death…. But it’s the elephant in the room. We want to reach out to a bereaved colleague with such words of sympathy as we can but are wary of saying the wrong things. Often people end up...
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16th January 2019
We all know the saying “smile and the world smiles with you”. If you work with people who are cheerful and optimistic, you’re more likely to feel the same. Unfortunately, it’s equally true that if your colleagues are...
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8th November 2017
Government figures suggest that diagnosable cases of stress, depression or anxiety affected 488,000 British workers in 2015. Last year, doctors wrote 70 million prescriptions for antidepressants and anti-anxiety drugs. Stress related illnesses...
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8th November 2016
The election drama finally being played out in the US today is probably one of the most stressful days of the entire year for many. I‘m not sure which proposition is worse - Trump or Clinton.
It’s ironic really. Last Wednesday was...
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