Author Archives: Brett

5 Ways to make your office more Zen

If you sometimes struggle to concentrate at work, or feel that your office is preventing you from being as productive as you can be, here are some handy tips to help transform your place of work into a more tranquil, pleasant and ultimately productive space.

According to a recent study, Only 53% of UK and Ireland workers believe that their workplace enables them to work productively. Businesses that design their workspace around the needs of their staff could improve their productivity by as much as 3.5%. Continue reading

How to avoid the “Back-To-School Plague”

The end of the summer holidays can be a bitter-sweet time for parents. On the one hand, they will soon no longer have a house-full of kids to endlessly entertain but, on the other, supplying their off-spring with everything they need for a new school year can be a costly business.

In a survey by Nationwide Building Society last week, they estimate that parents are on average spending nearly £175 on uniforms and equipment for the upcoming school year. Continue reading