Tag Archive: holidays

  • Lunch Breaks are Important (Don’t Ditch Them!)

    LUNCH BREAKS

    Skipping lunch breaks (or skimping on them) is a common feature of UK workplaces, fuelled by double dip recessions, job insecurities and cultures of presenteeism. The effects of working without taking adequate breaks and lunch breaks are well documented and can build up over time,┬ácontributing to decreased productivity, increased stress levels and even physical illness. This is because the human brain is not built for extended periods of…

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  • Holidays – Are Staff Taking their Annual Leave?

    annual leave

    At this time of year owner managers often juggle staff holiday requests with business needs, but it's important to encourage your people to take their leave.

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