Creating the Perfect Team Diversity
Office Chairs UK, 26/11/2018
The key to creating the perfect team diversity in the workplace is making sure that you consider personality, skills and the working styles of your team. A diverse team can lead to better productivity and help your business to grow.
One common misconception when it comes to putting a team togeth...
The Best Way to Get Effective Employee Feedback
Office Chairs UK, 24/10/2018
It is important to get effective employee feedback to improve and help grow your business. We have put together a list of subjects that you should focus on to ensure that you get effective employee feedback. Focusing on a set of subjects will help you get actionable feedback from your staff.
How to Wake Up Refreshed in Autumn & Winter
Office Chairs UK, 18/10/2018
When the colder seasons set in, we’re also met with much darker mornings. During the autumn and winter months, the sun doesn’t rise until after 7am, which can make it difficult to get yourself out of bed in preparation for a new day. Once October rolls around each year, even those who...
Providing Your Employees with Team Player Skills
Office Chairs UK, 27/09/2018
One of the most important factors when it comes to building your team at work is to make sure that your employees have team player skills. But this isn’t always something that people have before they arrive in the workplace, as they might not have worked within a team before. You will also ...
Humanscale Launches Chair Made from Recycled Fishing Nets
Office Chairs UK, 25/09/2018
You might already be familiar with the Humanscale Diffrient Smart chair, which has won awards and is one of the leading products in the seating industry. This mesh chair is at the height of precision design, offering both pleasing aesthetics and optimum comfort and support. Humanscale already has...
How to Manage Conflict in the Workplace
Office Chairs UK, 16/08/2018
We all experience some form of conflict in the workplace. From someone stealing your bread to discriminatory behaviour, they can affect your employee’s working relationships and productivity. Therefore, it is important to keep on top of any issues that occur in your business and work to pre...
How to Connect With Employees Appropriately
Office Chairs UK, 09/08/2018
One of the difficulties that many managers face is balancing the level of trust and respect that your employees hold you in. Whilst you want to be respected and looked up to, at the same time you cannot afford to isolate yourself from your employees. One of the most underappreciated aspects of th...
Why You Should Consider Dropping PowerPoints in Favour of Narrative Structures
Office Chairs UK, 02/08/2018
For many of you, company meetings are hardly the highlight of your week. Dull PowerPoint presentations with the odd chart to spice things up and constant reading off slides, you often find yourself daydreaming about what your life as an astronaut would be like had you been better at maths. That o...
How to Avoid Office Distractions
Office Chairs UK, 24/07/2018
You look down: ah, another Facebook notification. You’re about to pull away when you realise that you’re being told that long-lost friend just turned 28. I mean, it would be rude not to reply right? Promising yourself it’ll be a well-deserved break from answering emails,...
Heatwave – When is it too hot to work?
Office Chairs UK, 28/06/2018
With a heatwave approaching and the weather only looking warm for the foreseeable, the big question on everybody’s mind is – when is it too hot to work?
Currently, in the UK there is no specific law that outlines when the workplace becomes too hot to work in (though the TUC are tryin...
The Best Desk for a Home Office
Office Chairs UK, 04/05/2018
One of the most important things for people who choose to work from home is to make sure you have a designated space where you carry out your work tasks. It can be a separate room like a home office, a tidy corner in a quiet end of the house, or even a nice set up in the conservatory. No matter w...
The Best Stretches You Can Do at Your Desk
Office Chairs UK, 20/04/2018
Working at a desk for hours on end can leave your body full of aches, pains and stiffness. Even sitting in a well-designed chair, you’re likely to find your body feeling uncomfortable when sitting for long periods of time. You might find that your back, shoulders and neck feel stiff and tha...