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The AJ Products Workplace Health Survey 2019 Investigates Wellbeing in the British Workplace

The AJ Products Workplace Health Survey 2019 Investigates Wellbeing in the British Workplace A study by AJ Products has revealed that over 40% of workers in the UK think that their current work...
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Mental health - apps and hotlines

Maintaining and encouraging a mentally resilient workplace environment is higher up the priority list for businesses than ever. In honour of World Mental Health Day (Thursday 10 th October 2019), we’...
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Student Accommodation: The Demand for Community-Focused Design

With 96% of students saying they have felt stressed at university and 56% feeing stressed constantly*, all aspects of the student experience need to have student mental wellbeing at the heart. We are...
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Why is Office Nutrition so Important?

Adults that work full-time spend 60% of the hours that they are awake in their place of work. During this time, on average, these workers will consume a third of their daily calorie intake. Consuming...
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Why are Companies Turning to a Four-Day Week?

In 1973, British workers were haunted by the spectre of the three-day week, a measure introduced by the Conservative government to conserve electricity. Now, reaction to fewer working hours is much...
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How Biophilic Design can Transform Workspaces Forever

Biophilic design might seem like a pretentious name for a simple concept – sticking a few plants in an office – but significant evidence and research suggests carefully planning a workspace or urban...
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Hot Desking Advantages and Disadvantages

Hot desking anxiety is one of the most searched for terms when it comes to the topic of hot desking. With the rise of WeWork, Hubble and other flexible working environments that operate on a hot...
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Your Guide to Flexible Working: Examples, Benefits and Challenges

Advances in technology along with the overhead costs of managing an office and the increasing importance of sustainable buildings has resulted into an increased shift towards flexible working. We...
Workplace Wellbeing Across Generations

How to Promote Workplace Wellbeing Across Generations

Generational conflict is nothing new, and the competing needs of each has implications for our workplace wellbeing strategies, explained Nichola Ebbern, Associate Director, Capita Real Estate and...
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How to Stop Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

Did you know a third of adults aged 16-49 have taken some form of illegal drug at some point in their lifetime? At the Workplace Wellbeing Show, Samantha Francis, Training Consultant at SYNLAB,...
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Sodexo - continuing its focus on quality of life

​ Tomorrow’s FM magazine has been reporting on Sodexo’s extended MOD contract and the appointment of a dedicated Health and Wellbeing Manager to Independents by Sodexo. Both articles drive home the...
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The role of a Facilities Manager in Space Planning & Employee Wellbeing

Workplace wellbeing has been trending recently in business circles. As experts in business productivity have contributed with proof, it stands clear that space planning and intelligent building...