People management

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How to get a big fat pay rise and promotion, even in lean times

Difficult times may be the best opportunity for ambitious people to position themselves for a pay rise or promotion.

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Remote working: lessons for managers from 20 years’ experience

Practical, real-world tips about how to make remote working a success; whether it's new to your organisation or a...

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Employee engagement: 11 quick wins you can do today

Employee engagement matters. Yet, only 15 per cent of employees are actually engaged in the workplace. Try these 11...

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The best and worst job titles

Bin man or Environmental Maintenance Officer? How can we move towards job titles that are both fun and meaningful?

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The two enemies: absenteeism and presenteeism

Managers worry about absenteeism but leaders care about presenteeism. Find out why in this thought-provoking article by...

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How to manage creativity

If you work in a creative industry, maybe managing writers, designers or programmers, you know how challenging it can...

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Six steps to a stress-free career

How do you reduce stress in your working life and build a stress-free career? Is it even possible? Here are a few tips...

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How to understand what your boss is thinking

Do you ever wonder what your boss is thinking? It can be a mystery sometimes, so our boss, Matthew Stibbe explains...