Combatting SAD – Winter Wellbeing at Work

by Laurence in Lunchtime Read, Small Business Tips | posted:


Seasonal Affective Disorder, often summarised as SAD is a depressive illness caused by shortened daylight hours and a lack of sunlight. Dark and gloomy during the commute into work. Dark and gloomy for the closing hours and commute home. The winter months are a testing time in the workplace. Employee mental health, wellbeing and productivity […]

Winter Driving Tips

by Laurence in Small Business Tips, Workplace Safety | posted:

In the past, we’ve covered how to prepare your premises for the wintery conditions that will soon be upon us. More often than not, as the cold weather rolls in, it’s getting around that causes us the real issues. Does your company have its own fleet or travelling salesmen? Do a large proportion of your […]

Business Technology of the Future…

by Paul in Lunchtime Read, Small Business Tips | posted:


Technology is evolving all of the time, and there is more around us than ever before. It is a part of most people’s daily lives. As new technology emerges and matures, businesses, big or small, look to see how it can benefit and grow their business. History has seen technology revolutionise industry. From mass production […]

Work Martyrs, and the Importance of a Healthy Work-Life Balance

by Paul in Small Business Tips | posted:


For many, the title of ‘workaholic’ is something to be aspired towards.. Being seen to be wholly dedicated to putting the hours in, above all else, is an achievement to some employees and employers.However, the benefits of this ethic are… questionable.   Work Martyrdom The idea of a ‘Workaholic’ doing the job pretty much 24/7 […]