‘Covid fatigue’ in the return to work

Impact of Covid As more and more of every day opens, many are returning to work. After adapting to life in a Covid pandemic, we’re now having to go back to how we used to work and live. The impact of staying at home during Covid – restricted socialisation,...

Managing anxiety during the return to work

Managing return to work anxiety seems to be a serious issue at the moment. On Monday 19th July the UK government officially scrapped the ‘work from home if you can’ guidance as part of the wider lifting of coronavirus restrictions in England. As legal limits on social contact recede,...

Future-proofing workspaces during the hybrid revolution

The onset of the lockdown in March 2020 undoubtedly marked a crucial turning point in the way thousands of businesses and their employees operate on a day-to-day basis. Home working and Microsoft Teams meetings have become the new norm for many, and with that has come conversations and deliberation...

Working from home…

It’s inescapable that working from home has increased enormously over the course of the lockdown due to the coronavirus. It used to be an unusual working arrangement, or even a perk to be enjoyed by diligent and trustworthy employees, but in just three months it has become the norm,...

Returning to work

We are (at least for some organisations) heading to the point where businesses will be telling their employees to return to work at their offices.

Could Covid-19 bring about positive changes for business?

At the moment, due to Covid-19, people’s health and well-being are paramount and, rightly, at the forefront of our minds.  Looking ahead one wonders what positive changes this may bring about for businesses within the UK. If we cast our minds back to the tube strikes of 2014, research...

Home Working

In the current global climate and with recent UK government guidelines, more and more organisations are allowing home working for their employees. Of course, depending on the role, many are unable to, but for those that can, there are both positives and negatives. The Positives Generally speaking, those employees...