Are we nearly there yet?

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According to a recent news article in the Daily Mail, this is the question that every parents dreads hearing midway through a long drive… Research from the Highways Agency shows that it generally takes two hours and 23 minutes into the…

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Value of employees – Guest blog – Boss Design Group

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In a game of word association if we said ‘precious’ some would say ‘metal’ or ‘stones’: two of the world’s most valuable natural resources. In contrast successful business leaders should surely think of their own valuable resource and say ‘people’.
At…

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Will your holiday reveal an uncomfortable truth?

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For many of us this is the week we begin to turn our attention to the summer holiday, the kids are off and excited and at some point in the coming weeks, staff can escape the office and enjoy some…

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No selfie sticks allowed…

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From football stadiums to Disney theme parks and more recently Wimbledon, the selfie stick has been banned from a variety of sporting and entertainment venues over the last year, due mainly to safety concerns.
While some find them incredibly annoying, others…

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60 minute makeover!

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An hour for lunch is not uncommon in today’s modern workplace; however, research suggests that Britons now spend less than 30 minutes taking a break claiming they are too busy! These sacrificed break times can add up to an extra…

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50 shades of white…

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Did you know that there are more shades of white paint than any other colour? Paint manufacturer Dulux has over 50 on their pallet… But is it the best colour to paint your office?
According to research, we make a subconscious…

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You don’t refurbish your office everyday…

But we do! So, don’t do a thing until you’ve watched our short Dos & Don’ts video…

Whilst we strongly believe that aesthetics are important, an office refurbishment isn’t just about creating a nice looking working environment, it’s about delivering a…

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Floors to ceilings and everything in between…

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Your time is precious, so having to manage an office relocation which incorporates multiple contractors, deadlines, building regulations, suppliers (and their lead-times) and annoying red tape can be hard work and sometimes frustrating if you have to do your day job…

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The importance of understanding teams

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As the football season approaches (yet again!) every day seems to bring a saga relating to a footballer who thinks he’s worth more than others, a manager desperately trying to balance the books and still get new players in, or…

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How far will you go to attract new customers?

Fake bus stop

One landlord from Sussex installed a fake bus stop outside his pub and his takings have doubled!  For many years buses stopped on request only, on a ‘hail and ride’ basis near the pub, but now thanks to John Hawkridge…

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