24 / 02 / 2021
Requiring employees to have a vaccination has not previously been tested in UK law. Guidance from ACAS says that it should only be necessary for staff to be vaccinated if the vaccine is required for someone to do their job.
17 / 02 / 2021
There are always multiple distractions in a workplace, and it can be hard to stay focused throughout the day. It’s tough at the best of times. Even if you and your family are physical, mentally and financially OK, things are still rather challenging, and I especially feel for the working parents of young children.
09 / 02 / 2021
According to Brainscape most people lose about eight days a year by using the mouse instead of keyboard shortcuts. The conclusion is based on the observation is that most people add an average of two seconds per minute of work by switching back and forwards from their mouse instead of using the keyboard shortcut.
02 / 02 / 2021
One of the most challenging situations an employer may face is managing the aftermath of the death of an employee. The loss of a colleague is likely to be stressful. Employees who worked closely with the deceased may feel they've lost a member of their extended family. Even employees who did not know or did not get on well with the employee may feel upset.
27 / 01 / 2021
Many businesses have had to adapt or risk going under. Some businesses have thrived throughout the pandemic, but others have plummeted, simply because of the nature of what they do. For those who could not trade as usual, the key to survival was their adaptability.