Friday finds: the best workplace stories from this week

Technologies won’t replace good management Is this the RFP – or just another country? The way hunter-gatherers share food shows how cooperation evolved The future of human work is perpetual beta The most plausible cause of wellbeing decline is screen time The gig economy isn’t going to be the future …

People are great: a conversation with James Woudhuysen on the future of work

At a conference at the WWF’s Living Planet Centre in Woking staged by the office furniture firm Kinnarps, I had an off the cuff chat with James Woudhuysen who had just delivered one of his typically entertaining, erudite and challenging talks on the future of work alongside equally renowned speakers …

How to decorate your eCommerce shop for the winter holidays

Why might you want to decorate your eCommerce shop for the winter holidays? Google seems to like and reward websites that refresh their content regularly, according to “10 Illustrations of How Fresh Content May Influence Google Rankings” on the Moz blog: “The goal here shouldn’t be to update your site …

New workplace trends will bring people back to the office, Gensler report suggests

The next generation of office buildings will draw employees back to the workplace, a new report from architect and design firm Gensler suggests. It suggest that an increased number of employees are set to be drawn back to the office, as the importance and power of face-to-face interaction grows, and …

Simple Marketing Methods Your Business May Be Missing

If you are struggling to grow your customer base, you may be investing too much time in exploring ground-breaking marketing opportunities and forgetting the simple marketing methods, such as promotional goods, that can positively impact your marketing campaigns. Whilst it is impossible to jump on board with every new marketing …

Use US Census to Get Business Data for Your Location

Use US Census to Get Business Data for Your Location Use information available through the U.S. Census Bureau to help you open or expand your business by learning how to access statistics about your market, customers and other businesses like yours. BMM Staff Tue, 05/14/2019 – 07:40 Enter Your Own …

Snag a Dyson vacuum on sale: The super powerful V6 handheld is discounted at Walmart

Why do the hard-to-reach areas always get the dirtiest? It’s nearly impossible to get traditional vacuums into these spots — like deep into the couch cushions or into the seats of your car — so Dyson stepped in to solve the problem with their V6 Trigger Origin Handheld Vacuum. Even …

What a 90 year old study teaches us about flexible working and productivity

Flexible working has developed a reputation as something of a silver bullet for a range of workplace challenges. It is the perceived solution to almost any of the major workplace problems you care to mention, including the gender pay gap, work life balance, churn, property costs, staff engagement, personal autonomy, …

Are these the 2019 Top Employers to work for in the UK

The Top Employers Institute, a certifier recognising employers that provide world-class employee conditions, has released its list of Certified UK Top Employers for 2019. Over 600 HR professionals gathered at London’s Hilton on Park Lane, on the 31st January 2019, to recognise the best employers in the UK. This year, 90 organisations have …

Getting started with IDX integration for WordPress

Editor’s Note: This article on IDX integration was first published on August 4, 2017. It was updated on November 4, 2018. WordPress offers a lot of options for IDX integration. Unfortunately, many IDX driven real estate websites leave something to be desired. They feel haphazard, look unfinished, and feel unprofessional. …

Changing Lives in Chattanooga – Oasis Jumpstart Provides Food, Education & Hope

The Oasis Jumpstart Program brings healthy food and science-based nutrition education to underserved neighborhoods across the country. The post Changing Lives in Chattanooga – Oasis Jumpstart Provides Food, Education & Hope appeared first on Center for Nutrition Studies. Written by PlantPure Communities. Source: Nutritionstudies Republished by Blog Post Promoter