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ADHD

Different thinking: how to get the best out of employees with ADHD

As a condition, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) falls under the umbrella term of neurodiversity alongside dyslexia, dyspraxia and autism.…

Typecast? The false dichotomy of engaged and disengaged employees

In articles and research relating to the workplace, we hear a lot about workers who are engaged or disengaged with…

Isolation is the negative side of aloneness

Out of sight, out of mind: the effects of working in isolation

In October 2018 a researcher at the remote Bellingshausen Station in Antarctica allegedly stabbed a colleague. Some reports attributed the…

Standing up in the workplace: that’s risky too

Sedentary existence is killing us slowly, and not just through the very obvious impacts such as obesity (Schmid et al.,…

Are we wasting time on workplace wellbeing?

The focus on health and wellbeing of employees in the workplace has increased in recent years, with many employers looking…

The puzzle of productivity: companies say leadership matters most

Since the 2008 financial crash, the global workplace has been trying to recover from a steep dip in productivity. Companies…

Sedentary behaviour

Four top tips to reduce sedentary behaviour in the workplace

Despite new ways of working promoting fluidity and movement throughout the workplace, a large proportion of the workplace still remain…

Designed for Wellness

Designed for wellness: how a wellbeing focus could reshape the workplace

Current interest in workplace wellbeing is set to grow and this upsurge will lead to a radical rethink in office…