Category: Work from home

Working from home has always been seen as a great way to help improve the work/life balance of employees, but not all jobs – or all employees for that matter – are suitable for remote working.

So it’s interesting to see that Channel 4 is introducing agile working as part of its employment policy from January next year.

Flexible working News Work from home

It hardly seems like any time at all since we were all enjoying the heat of the summer, and we were asking if you let your staff dress down in summer, and offering advice on how to help your smartphone survive the heat.

But suddenly we’re well into November, the clocks have gone back and it’s almost Christmas

Although the mornings are now marginally lighter, it won’t be long before we’re all going to and from work in the dark. The changing of the seasons can also lead to feelings of depression, if you suffer from Seasonal Affect Disorder (SAD), here’s how to combat the symptoms of SAD.

So if you struggle to drag yourself from under the duvet during the darker, colder months, here are some top tips to help you wake up in winter.

Guides & How-Tos Inspiration Work from home

As a business owner, you’ll be keen to attract and retain the best talent, and offering employees the chance to work from home is a good way to go about it – not only will your people appreciate the flexibility, it could actually increase productivity.

But before you offer staff the chance to work remotely, you need to make sure it’s right for your business and ease your way into it – here’s how…

Flexible working Small business Technology Work from home

If you want to successfully work from home, you need to make sure you have the all the same equipment, apps, and logins you have in the office – there are few things more frustrating than spending half the day trying get things up and running, and constantly phoning IT to make sure you have the right logins.

So once you’ve got the work laptop sorted and the VPN, here are some essential work from home apps to make your work from home life even easier…

Guides & How-Tos Technology Work from home

Flexible working Small business Work from home