Does your productivity wane during summer? Here’s why you should give yourself a break
At this time of year, getting through your to-do list at work can seem to take forever. Even if you love your job, the summer months can drastically impact productivity and leave you questioning where the last three months have gone. If you work in the UK, the recent heatwavemay have left you feeling sluggish […]
Employee Engagement – make it happen!
When you think about employee engagement in your organisation, what’s your biggest challenge? Perhaps you’re part of a team that’s trying to make engagement a priority, with mixed results. You might be working for an organisation that’s approached engagement in several ways, and yet it still doesn’t stick. Or maybe you want to improve […]
Say hello to Amy!
This month, we’re very excited to welcome Amy Parker to the People Lab team. Here’s a quick Q&A, so you can find out a bit more about her… What’s your background? I started in communications and events, looking after alumni and stakeholders of a university and encouraging them to get involved with its work, […]
10 free online courses to boost your skills at work
Are you looking to learn something new? Massive Online Open Courses (or ‘MOOCs’) offer elements of university-level courses online, without the need to complete a lengthy programme on campus. While MOOC students don’t always receive an official or formal qualification, many courses are free to participants – and some provide the option to upgrade (enabling […]