Since the latter half of the twentieth century, our lives have changed so dramatically. Technology and the modern world has resulted in more and more of us sitting as part of our jobs, with office workers being sedentary for around 75% of their working day. A person who has a sedentary lifestyle is defined as
Although everyone dreams about working from home, the reality does not always meet up to expectations. People always assume that it is the easy way out of the rat race but soon the lure of working in your pajamas on the sofa wears off. Particularly as you begin to experience the many unique challenges and
Spending hours searching Google for articles containing the best productivity methods is a classic procrastination technique, especially when that time should probably be spent doing something else instead. Very often we know exactly what we need to do and when it needs to be done by, but without that essential get-up-and-go, our potential for productivity
Finding the perfect person for a vacancy can often involve trawling through hundreds of resumes and interviewing countless candidates. As a leader, it is probably one of the biggest challenges that we face, and the experience differs each time we have to hire someone new. Whilst hiring is an inevitable part of running a company,
You’ll find start-up companies in home offices and co-working spaces across almost every country in the world. In fact, there are three new start-ups every second of every day. But what exactly is a start-up? The term was first used way back in the 1970s. It then came into popular usage during the dotcom bubble
Freelancers. Entrepreneurs. Start-ups. It gets to a stage when working from your home office just won’t cut it. But the prospect of finding your first office space can be daunting. Taking on your own office rental contract can be both a practical and financial burden. Luckily, there are alternatives. Co-working spaces are a flexible option.
“Technology now allows people to connect anytime, anywhere, to anyone in the world, from almost any device. It is dramatically changing the way people work, facilitating 24/7 collaboration with colleagues who are dispersed across time zones, countries, and continents.” – Michael Dell, CEO of Dell Corporation, explaining why a virtual office is the future of