When you travel for business one of the last things on your mind is whether or not you will get injured. The thoughts that are usually running through your mind are related to closing that all important business deal, saying good bye to your family and making sure that you make your flight! The scary fact is that a lot of people find themselves sat in accident and emergency when they are away on business.
A frightening statistic is that accidents are responsible for over twenty percent of deaths Read more [...]
Up and down the country every week there are different sports teams competing against one another, be it in football, cricket, darts or even bowls. People cross that line and go up against many other likeminded competitors and these contests can sometimes get a little heated when the pressure is ramped up. However, with virtually nothing riding on the games, what makes people so heated at times?
There is no real easy answer to this question but some get so-called 'white line fever' during competitive Read more [...]
Many professionals consider the idea of becoming an independent contractor. The perks of being your own boss while potentially earning more speak for themselves. But what are the real differences between freelancing and full-time employment? Anyone who may be considering becoming a contractor should consider these factors before making the decision.
As an independent contractor you have a greater responsibility in terms of your work. You will no longer be representing your Read more [...]
Making sure you're happy with your job is arguably one of the most important things you can do in life.
After all, you spend so much of it actually at work that it makes sense that you at least owe it to yourself to be happy while you're doing it.
While it used to be money that talked, recent research by the Institute of Leadership and Management found that job enjoyment was the main motivator for the majority of the 1,000 workers it surveyed.
If you're unhappy with your current post and are Read more [...]