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What’s funny about moving office?

These two may have had a few issues moving a simple piano but when it comes to moving an entire office and its staff, it’s really time to bring in the experts.

Why? Because for the most part, companies don’t move…

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Is working from home too much like hard work?

For many, working from home sounds like the ultimate work fantasy; choosing your work hours, no daily commute, working in pjs, spending more time with the family, what could be better? But would you believe recent studies have shown that…

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Are we turning into office slobs?

office slob

Bags and trainers stuffed under the desk, coats on the back of chairs and the remnants of lunch left to rot on the desk…  Are we turning into slobs in the office, or is it the office design preventing us…

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“If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good” Bill Gates

We’ve all been there, walked in to a reception all geared up for that important meeting only to find that the person you are meeting is running late!  Not to worry, you think, I’ll just take a seat, have a…

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Cycling to work can really work up a sweat.

We’re not convinced that the growing number of cycling commuters will be quite so adventurous as this guy as they go to work in the morning, but, however sedate our pedalling, offices increasingly need to think carefully about how they…

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If only it was this easy…

Sam walks into his boss’s office “Sir, I’ll be straight with you, I know the economy isn’t great, but I have three companies after me, and I would like to respectfully ask for a raise.”  After a few minutes of…

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Got a case of the winter blues?

It’s that time of year again, we go to work in the dark, come home in the dark and the bit in between isn’t much better…  Not only
do the winter months bring on colds and flu, but the reduction…

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Teachers need a break too…

They say the most stressful thing you can do in life is move house.  Or is it get married?  Although, ask any teacher and they would probably disagree.  Surely the most stressful thing you could do is teach? But, it’s…

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Hands up for an office in a pub?

Now before you all get too excited and the HR Director has a meltdown, perhaps we should explain. We are increasingly seeing opportunities to create bespoke offices in a range of buildings such as pubs, village halls, churches and mills…

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Looking for some sound advice?

I think we’ll all agree that a student’s ability to hear and understand what is being said in the classroom is essential for learning. Unfortunately, this ability can be reduced in a noisy classroom.  But, it’s not just unruly students…

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