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The Secret of Keeping Good People in a Difficult Market

Posted in: Career Advice, The Working World, Work Advice

07 Nov 2012 Comments

This week we hear from guest blogger, Dave Kibby, a specialist in 'thinking' and the impact of motivation and mindset within business. He has coached Executives and International sports people to help them make sense of their thinking and get the very best results. Dave shares his thoughts about how to retain your best people, in a market where budgets are being slashed but money still talks.

Managing Appraisals: 10 Points for a Perfect Appraisal

Posted in: Career Advice, The Working World, Work Advice

31 Oct 2012 Comments

Appraisals can be tricky to get right; Managers often under-estimate the power of a good appraisal system. They’re a great vehicle for motivating the team, reinforcing goals and boosting productivity. But they’re often handled badly by managers who are under-prepared or unclear about what they want to achieve. Avoid the pitfalls with these 10 points for a perfect appraisal:

Getting the max from your office space?

Posted in: The Working World

11 May 2012 Comments

Creativity is inspired by environment and so innovative office design is a must if you want to get the most from your people. Out go the grey padded cubicles familiar to the cult US film Office Space and in come hot desking and collaborative working, around ergonomically designed desks, in sustainable spaces... some of which wouldn’t look out of place in Willy Wonker’s Chocolate Factory.

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