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Who’s Got Your Back? Turning Rivals Into Allies

How are your relationships at work? Are they all good, or could some of them be improved? Most of us have at least one difficult work relati...

Do you Speak the Lingo?

Business jargon is made up of words and phrases which – out of context – don’t make a lot of sense. Anyone who has worked in...

Reflecting on Your Inner Self

We can all understand the differences between people in terms of their age, gender, appearance, and cultural backgrounds, but we often fail ...

Don’t Make This Mistake if you Want to Improve Your Speaking Skills

If you’ve read our recent article on increasing your visibility at work, you’ll know that one of the most effective ways to do t...

Have you Found the Right Balance?

What does work-life balance mean to you? I always find the phrase slightly odd, because it suggests that you have “work” on one side of ...

Technology, Chess, and all our Futures

There’s a story about a Mughal emperor of India being so delighted by the game of chess that he offered its inventor anything he wanted. B...

Bridging the Gap

We’ve all heard of “bring your child to work” days, but have you ever thought about bringing your parents to work? Yesterday, I discov...

Losing Track of Thyme

Twas brillig, and the slithy toves  Did gyre and gimble in the wabe;  All mimsy were the borogoves,  And the mome raths outgrabe.  Lewis...