How to shut out stress at work

How to shut out stress at work (photo: Thinkstock/iStock)

Ever feel like you can't switch off from work? If so, you could be treading a dangerous path. 

According to the Mental Health Foundation (MHF), around 12 million adults in the UK speak to their GP every year about stress. While …

How to beat the business burnout

How to beat the business burnout (Photo credit: Thinkstock/Zoonar)

Managing a business these days is something of a fine balancing act.

The art of maintaining a productive workforce without running it into the ground can be a tricky one to master, partly because the factors that can influence so-called …

Balancing family life with work? You’re kidding!

Balancing family life with work? You're kidding! (Image credit: Thinstock/iStock)

If there's one thing we can be certain of, it's that we can never quite be sure what's waiting for us around the corner.

People and their priorities often have a tendency to change. One day, all that matters is …

Business continuity? It’s a breeze

Business continuity? It's a breeze (Photo credit: Thinkstock/Digital Vision)

Anyone would think the end is nigh, given the weather we've been having recently. 

To say it's been a bit rough would be an understatement. Last night (February 12th), strong winds battered the UK, with 105 mph gales recorded in …

Flexible working: Mum’s the word

Flexible working: Mum's the word (Source: Thinkstock/Stockbyte)

One of the most frustrating situations as a company owner or manager is saying so long to good employees who go on maternity leave, especially when you know there's a chance they won't be coming back.

According to the Office …