Monthly Archives: July 2012

What would be a perfect working day?

A perfect day at work…? A list of little perks which could bring a smile to your face during your day, potentially creating the “perfect day at work”. Waking up before your alarm clock and realizing you’ve got lots of sleep time left Opening the curtains and seeing a blue sky and sunshine Opening a fresh jar of coffee and smelling it When you get the milk to cereal ratio just right Stepping into the shower and it’s the perfect temperature Finding money in your pocket that you didn’t even … Continue reading

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Tough times for professional staff? Maybe, maybe not…

There’s no getting away with it, the UK is in recession. For many of us, when we hear that word, we immediately think ‘job cuts, redundancy and unemployment’ and it seems our fears aren’t without justification. However, in any economic climate, the most talented and committed will always find work and in amongst the doom and gloom, there are bright spots… In the second quarter of 2012, the private sector hired an additional 205,000 people than were hired in Q1 yet jobs for professional staff are still less prevalent than … Continue reading

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Just Do It

Call me mad but I enjoy exercise, in fact I really enjoy it. Why? Because not only does it keep me fit and healthy but I can rely on a run, a swim or a gym session to wake me up in the morning, get rid of the “fuzzy office head feeling” we all get by lunchtime or calm me down after a particularly hectic day. With busy lifestyles, work, kids, social activities, exercise is in my mind the best way to escape from the “madness” and hopefully de-stress whilst … Continue reading

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