September 5, 2016
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Bring back the lunch break

‘Vanishing Lunch Break’… Sound Familiar? When noon rolls around, glance at your co-workers’ desks. It’s becoming more and more likely that you’ll find your colleagues pecking away at their keyboards, maybe pausing to wolf down a sandwich between email and […]
August 15, 2016
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Curb noise pollution

Shhhh, people are wroking While many of us would probably prefer a private office with a door, open-plan offices are becoming more and more common in businesses worldwide. The benefits are clear: they are cost-effective, improve communication and collaboration, reduce […]
August 10, 2016
2016.08.08.How will you acknowledge the women who shape your life

Acknowledging the women who shape our lives

Acknowledging the women who shape our lives Today I would like to acknowledge the women who have shaped our lives. I think especially of my mum who has taught me what it is to be a woman and what it […]
August 5, 2016
2016.08.01.Develop an attitude of gratitude

Develop an attitude of gratitude

Develop an attitude of gratitude Research shows that those who keep a simple gratitude journal felt happier, more optimistic and even slept better at night. Cultivating a life-long ‘attitude of gratitude’ has been linked to increased wealth, better health, sounder […]
July 25, 2016
2016.07.25.Empathy - nature or nurture

Is empathy genetic or learnt?

Is empathy genetic or learnt? Many years ago, a New Zealand search and rescue team heading to Japan (to help after a magnitude 9 earthquake and devastating tsunami) said they were pleased to be returning the favour because Japan had […]