Category Archives: Success at Work

Articles for all types of workers about how to be successful at work regardless of what type of work they do or what type of organisation they work in

Reconnecting with the past?

Michael Millward Looks forward to a play at Slung Low Leeds about reconnecting with the past and asks whether this is a good idea or if the past should remain a place we should not visit?

The Million Dollar Quartet:

The Million Dollar Quartet is a great musical experience that also offers lessons in career development and identifying when it is time to move on to the next stage

3.5 million unsecure jobs by 2022

Almost 300,000 more people could be trapped in insecure work by end of next Parliament, warns the TUC If the way people work continues to follow current trends 3.5 million…

Think before you print

The costs behind the think before you print message at the end of an email finally explained. Why do people put a message on an electronic message asking people not…

More working but pay stagnates

The cost of living seems to be always on the increase but as what we spend increases what we earn seems to be stagnating. Despite a record number of people…

wearable technology reduces stress

Study shows workers who wore a Spire tracker experienced less stress, stress symptoms, anxious days, and negative mood as well as more energetic days than non-Spire users. In what is…

UK workers support 6 hour working day

Workers in the UK believe that they would be more productive if the worked just six hours a day. That is what new research from Team Viewer has discovered. The…

Older workers most likely home workers

As many as 20% of workers aged over 55 work from home on a regular basis according to an analysis of official figures conducted by the Trades Union Congress (TUC)….

God at Work?

After several religion based equality cases we look into the relationship between religion and work. While he was working as Tony Blair’s spin doctor Alastair Campbell, was famously quoted  as…

Open University a good option

Younger students are continuing to see The Open University (OU) as an alternative to traditional university. Recent figures show course reservations for 2011/12 made by new students aged 25 and…