You may fall into one of two types of reader when it comes to this article – the one who reads this out of interest or the one who really does need to do something about their time management skills.
There are some occupations where keeping hydrated is a ‘must’ and part of working culture. The mining industry in Western Australia, for example, involves working in extreme desert climates where temperatures can soar as high as 40°C and beyond. Miners are therefore required to keep their fluid intake up, and alcohol is usually banned from mining sites to help lower the risk of dehydration.
You will no doubt have heard the phrase “you never get a second chance to make a first impression” and in fact, whether we like it or not, people will make judgements about us before we even open our mouths to speak.
“A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.” John C. Maxwell
“I’ve learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success.” Jack Welch
UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) is a government department that provides advice and information to UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets through exports.
Given the fast-moving nature of today’s economy, change is inevitable and necessary for businesses to survive and thrive. Yet our strongest emotion is fear – and there is no greater fear than that of the unknown.
If you didn’t take time over Christmas to clean and organise your home office, Organise Your Home Office Day on March 8th is the perfect excuse to have a spring clean.
It feels very wrong to be writing an article about standing desks, while sitting down. Today I will probably spend around 10 hours sitting, and if you add to that the eight or so hours I’ll spend sleeping later on, that’s approximately 18 hours of being sedentary.