Is it safe to engage?

Is it safe to engage?

I shuffled uncomfortably in my chair. ‘Is she two metres away from me? Or much closer’, I mused. ‘Do we need to wear masks at this distance when we’re seated? Or not?’ I wondered further.   The questions bounced around my head like a volley at Wimbledon, leaving me...
What a pandemic can teach us about work

What a pandemic can teach us about work

The gift of time, flexibility, and balance are some of the benefits people have enjoyed during the last year.   In contrast, childcare, communication, and IT were the biggest challenges as we adapted to a world of work that looked very different.   We wanted to find...
Back to the Workplace: Engagement Survey

Back to the Workplace: Engagement Survey

The last year has seen millions of people working very differently as we coped with the impact of the pandemic. We have adapted and responded and found new ways of doing things. Now, as restrictions ease and more and more people head back into the workplace, it’s a...
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Leave this space blank

As I brushed my teeth whilst simultaneously scrolling through my emails and absent-mindedly pondering what I needed to add to my shopping list that day, I was struck by the absence of gaps in my day.   In the past, I have worn my ability to multi-task like a badge of...
Engaging People Back to the Workplace

Engaging People Back to the Workplace

Life today is looking a little different to how it did a year ago. As restrictions ease, we can now look forward to resuming the things that we once took for granted.  Seeing friends. Meeting indoors. Heading out to work.   Because in the next few weeks and months,...