Ten common team challenges and how to overcome them

Happy team in a relaxed meeting with their manager

Working in a team often comes with challenges, but how you overcome them is the most important thing. We’ve highlighted 10 of the most common challenges of teamwork, and what you can do to overcome them.

Six ingredients to cook up a successful partnership

Working in partnership is core to our DNA at Bank of Ireland UK. We have learnt that if you trust each other, have good lines of communication and enjoy working together towards a common goal then a successful partnership can be a powerful force.

Why are more businesses using team building activities?

For the vast majority of businesses, its employees are the lifeblood. Which is why having a co-operative group of individuals that can work well together in a team is crucial to the success of a business. Easier said than done, however.

Seven habits of highly effective finance directors

To be one of those highly effective finance directors, you have to be up-to-date on all the latest accounting standards, be know the latest developments in tax legislation and spend long hours in your office reviewing reconciliations and signing off VAT returns. That’s right isn’t it” No.