The Jobs AI Will Take Over First
How safe is your job from the AI revolution? Sources/Data: PWC/RS Components
Appropriate Dress Code for the Summer Heat
Maintaining a professional dress code is important, but it can make employees uncomfortable and less productive during the warm summer months. Allowing for changes to the dress code based on the season will ensure that employees still abide by it, feel comfortable and don't have their work negatively affected by the weather. However, you do need to consider what is still considered to be appropriate workplace attire. Impact on operations and s...
A Recruiters Guide to Interviews
Here are three top recruiter tips for interview success: 1. Enter the right mindset Candidates can often become too preoccupied with nerves to enter the right mentality before an interview. In fact, interview anxieties have affected 65% of candidates so much that they were unable to show off their true ability during a job interview, research from totaljobs found. Of course, candidates know that all interviews are a make or break situation, bu...
The Worst Excuses for Not Going to Work
10 worst excuses for not going into work: “I have blisters from wearing new shoes on Saturday night” "I've got a terrible migraine (also known as a hideous hangover)” "My hamster is sick and needs to go to the vet" “I left my work uniform on the bus” “I lost a darts tournament last night and I am too traumatised to come in” “A tree has fallen down onto my property and it needs to be cleared/made safe” "My boyfriend changed his relationship sta...
Top Office Distractions
A recent report from Fellowes has found that the UK loses 21 million days each month due to workplace distractions. Half of those asked admitted to being unproductive for up to one hour each day, whilst two thirds believe a four-day week would make them more proactive. The report, which asked 1,000 office workers in June of this year, uncovered that almost half of those questioned said they get distracted up to 15 times every day, on average f...