Why Using DISC Can Make a Difference to Your Small Office-Based Team

Do you dream of having an upskilled, motivated, engaged, and a resilient team that pulls together to achieve business goals? Do you want to be able to spend less time firefighting and more time doing the tasks that are really going to help make the business more profitable? Does this dream feel pretty far off … Read more

How to Make Hybrid Working Work for Your SME

Of the many changes thrust upon us by the pandemic, changes to the world of work have been some of the most dramatic. As businesses and their employees were forced to adapt to home working, and many companies realised that it actually worked for them, it raised an important question: Would full-time working in the … Read more

The Leadership Styles – Which Works Best With Your Office-Based Team

Leadership isn’t just about being a good strategic thinker, neither is it about adhering rigidly to an autocratic or democratic leadership style. Modern leadership demands emotional intelligence, showing your ‘human’ side, and being adaptable. When it comes to leadership styles all of these are important. You never know what challenges or changes you are going … Read more

How to Build a Culture of Kindness in Your Office-Based Business

There are people who believe there’s no room for kindness and compassion in the workplace, but to me, that makes no sense. Where there is a culture of kindness and compassion, people are happier, teams work better together in harmony, and everyone feels supported, respected, and valued. No, this is not some kind of utopia, … Read more

How to Use Continuous Improvement tools in Your Office-Based Business Successfully

What is Continuous Improvement? Per the Chartered Management Institute, they define continuous Improvement as The seeking of small improvements in processes, and products, with the aim of increasing quality, and reducing waste. Continuous improvement is one of the tools which underpin the philosophies of total quality management, and lean production. Through constant study, and revision … Read more