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Business Casual vs Smart Casual

business casual vs smart casual

Smart Casual vs Business Casual – What’s the difference? When it comes to workplace attire, one size certainly does not fit all. Smart casual dress code is a dress style that is not overly formal, whereas business casual is more relaxed than business smart, but still professional. Different types of jobs and work environments require […]

Office Etiquette – 10 Rules for the Office 

Office Etiquette - 10 Rules for the Office 

Maintaining professional office etiquette at work is important for creating a respectful and productive working environment. While every workplace has its own unique culture, there are some overarching guidelines that apply broadly and can help steer employee conduct in a positive direction. In this article, we’ll explore 10 fundamental rules of office etiquette. We’ll also […]

How To Delete A Teams Chat

How To Delete A Teams Chat

Are you looking for a way to delete a chat in Microsoft Teams? It’s easy when you know how! This article will provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to delete one-on-one, group, and meeting chats, delete individual messages, hide chats, and edit messages. We’ll also discuss the limitations and drawbacks of deleting, hiding, […]

Is 6 Hours Sleep Enough To Function Effectively?

6 hours of sleep is generally not enough for most adults to function at their best. Everyone’s sleep needs will vary, but generally experts agree that 7-9 hours a night is required for optimal health, brain performance and alertness. Our ‘always on’ modern lifestyles have led to a significant decrease in the amount of sleep […]

How To Deal With Anxiety At Work

How to deal with anxiety at work

Depending on what type of workplace you find yourself in, you could experience your anxiety levels rising from the moment that you step through the office door. Whether you are an employee, a manager, or somewhere in between, you are bound to experience some sort of stress in the workplace from time to time. In […]

Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace

mental health

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week! Last year, Real Business reported on a study conducted by global HR company MHR, that stated 53% of employees felt a lack of support from their employer in safeguarding their mental health and well-being during the first 2020 lockdown. As we finally regain a sense of normality, have employers and […]

How to make your office more eco-friendly

How to Make your Office More Eco-Friendly

Call it “going green”, “tree-hugging”, or “environmentally friendly”. No matter what you call it, becoming eco-friendly is high on most people’s priority lists in 2021 as the world sees the need for healthier lifestyles and sustainable living. Running an eco-friendly office can significantly boost your brand image, but it’s also good for the environment, and […]

How to find a work-life balance

How to find a work-life balance

Balance plays an integral role in many different aspects in life. But as you’d know, if you’ve ever been on a see-saw, is that finding that sweet spot can be incredibly tricky and fleeting. In 2021, it may be harder to achieve a healthy work-life balance than ever before. We are chained to our cell […]