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Productivity + Work-Life Balance: How They Go Hand-in-Hand

There’s a lot to be said for taking a 15-minute stroll to get a coffee or forcibly removing yourself from your desk to have lunch with a friend, on a day when you truly believe you need every second of your working week to get things done News flash: you don’t Research shows we are more productive, more positive, and generally better employees when we don’t subscribe to the PR stereotype of 12-hour days and three coffees, because you “don’t have time for lunch” In fact, a study from Stanford University reveals that overworking led to less output than what we would produce in a standard 40-hour work week Those working longer weeks often experienced stress and fatigue, and

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Organisation 101: Get yourself organised for 2017 with five simple tips.

Everyone has good intentions when it comes to being organised at work, but realistically, the thought of purchasing matching stationery, rainbow highlighters and post-it notes, and downloading a series of ‘organisation’ apps really just makes the whole exercise seem far too hard You don’t actually need fancy pens and notebooks to get yourself organised, so here are five tips to save you time, calm your mind and give your colleagues serious inbox-envy 1 Treat your inbox like a filing cabinet There are two types of people in the world - those who file their emails and can always find the information/contact/attachment they need, and those who don’t I know which I’d rather

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