Working Life

Effective Measurement Is Vital to Drive the Progress of Employee Engagement and Wellbeing

Peter Cheese | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK
Peter Cheese

There is now plenty of accumulated research and evidence that shows the links between positive workforce engagement and performance, and measures such as customer satisfaction and innovation, as highlighted in the Engage for Success paper 'Nailing the evidence' launched in November last year.

Time for an Earl Grey

Katy Campbell | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Campbell

Next year, when they are conducting their 'in depth' survey of 'The Top 10 Most Stressful Jobs of 2014' it might be a good idea to include doctors, nurses, volunteers. But until then, I'm off to have a cup of Earl Grey to calm myself down.

Do You Argue With Your Boss More Than Once A Day?

Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

The average worker arrives at his or her desk at 8.09am, spends £3.23 on lunch, drinks three cups of tea or coffee, and argues with a colleague once ...

Are We Working Too Hard?

Peter Ingram | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK
Peter Ingram

In Britain we have lost the ability to value time off. In the more dependably warm regions of Europe where the British people tend to take their overseas holidays, they are conscious of this irony.