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Why pets are the ideal working companions

We’re quickly becoming accustomed to seeing more of our homes than we likely have in all the time we’ve been living in them. And whilst we understand the reasons for such a drastic transition to our day-to-day, our pets, in all their innocence, are slightly confused...

What HR should be communicating to their remote workforce right now

Maintaining good employee communications to a remote workforce during this time of crisis is a key focus for HR. Though what information should those communications cover?First and foremost, consider what really matters to your employees in this current climate and...

How to keep the morale of a remote workforce up

The current climate has been a catalyst for many organisations having to quickly react to facilitate a remote workforce. And whilst countless workers are already well versed in occasionally working from home, the recent government response to the COVID-19 outbreak has...

The bright side of working from home during a lockdown

When the lockdown was first imposed, those of us not used to homeworking full-time wondered how we’d ever adjust to such an unusual set of circumstances.Though as time has gone on, with the days of isolation becoming weeks, it turns out a great deal of the  workforce...

Caring for your employees’ wellbeing when working from home

The COVID-19 outbreak has led to an unprecedented rise in home working across the world. While the measures are essential, some aspects of remote working can have a negative impact on our mental and physical wellbeing. For most people, working from home has...