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Why motivated workers work The traditional workplace model is changing. With the economy shifting from established corporations to a culture of start-ups and leaner companies, it’s important to recognise the ways in which we work differently in these newer, more experimental spaces. Employee relations, peer rapport, and good communication across the hierarchy: skills essential for […]

What does performance management look like? At its simplest, performance management is the method of structuring daily activities and developmental tasks in order to achieve a set of clearly defined goals. In a traditional workplace environment, this is often represented as a quarterly or yearly meeting between an employee and their superior. This discussion often […]

When thinking of open plan offices, you may think they’re a phenomenon of the last decade or so. When you picture multiple employees sitting around a large, shared table with their laptops, bouncing around ideas, a millennial startup culture comes to mind. However, the first open-plan office space was actually created in 1906 by US […]

Flexible working allows you to work remotely and during the hours that fit in best with your everyday life. All you need to get started is a set of tools – laptop, phone, internet, your relevant technology platforms and a whole lot of brain juice. A shared coworking space provides all of this with an […]

It’s no longer breaking news that today’s workforce desire more agile working environments that allow them to achieve the work-life balance they strive for. More and more, employers are meeting these demands through the solution of providing flexible, coworking offices for their employees to flourish in.  Coworking spaces allow professionals to collaborate and be creative […]

It used to be that freelancers had to fight to be taken seriously, with their search for projects beginning with the question, “How can I, as a freelancer, get a leading company to hire me?” Yet as industries become increasingly competitive, and as the internet has given freelancers a platform to showcase their talents, it’s […]