Office Life: Then and Now

Big, sleek exec-style desks, posh seating areas (with couches for afternoon naps), and lots of fancy barware for mixing cocktails, would we actually love (or even survive) 1960s office life? Office…

How to Handle Nightmare Colleagues

We all have that special person whose presence undermines and infuriates us, and just by drawing breath it seems they are precision engineered to make our day harder. They seemingly…

How to Improve Office Morale

Well, winter’s probably over, they tell us spring is here (we’ve changed the clocks anyway), now’s the time to give ourselves a good old kick up the jacksey, and get…

The Best People To Know When Starting a New Job

After spending time and energy getting the role, the last thing you want to do is sabotage your success by getting in with the wrong crowd. Remember, though, you aren’t…

Tips on Starting a Conversation

Don’t be shy! Here are some ideas for talking to anyone Have you ever started talking to someone new, then suddenly felt tongue-tied and not known what to say? You…

How To Ask For A Payrise

If you don’t ask, you usually won’t get. Asking for more money is probably up there with having teeth pulled, and cleaning the gutters on your list of favourite things…

Dating at Work – Rules and Tips

Seriously though, between meeting through friends and online dating where else are you going to meet someone these days? Workplace romances will continue to rise because we are spending more…

New Year’s Resolutions

We’re a few days into the New Year now, and if you haven’t broken your New Year’s resolutions yet, statistically you are about to. That can be depressing, but don’t…

Secret Santa Gift Tips

Workplaces the country over are partaking in Secret Santa! This means one thing – an awesome, yet invariably cheap gift is required. In case you aren’t familiar with this popular…

How to Get Your Voice Heard in Meetings

Meetings can be a particularly problematic, yet important, platform. They are the place where we’re most visible, and, can feel drowned out amongst a room of people all fighting to…