How can your workplace benefit from Recycling?

How can your workplace benefit from Recycling?

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Recycling is an economical and cost effective way of dealing with office waste, and it is often cheaper than general waste disposal. Recycling isn’t just a good way of saving money, but it helps the environment! Since the 1960s the amount of rubbish we create has gone up by 500%, meaning that the average UK […]

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Is your Workplace feeling Unproductive?

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The need to ensure and enhance employee productivity is a reality no business can ignore. If you run a business you’ll want to lean away from doing the mundane and routine when you can. However, it’s inevitable that you’ll encounter factors that may weaken employee motivation and dampen productivity. Get rid of motivation killers Firstly […]

Unspoken Rules when working in an Office

Unspoken Rules when working in an Office

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For those of us who work in an office, there can be times when sitting at a desk all day is actually not as peaceful as you might think. For the majority of us, we go to work, sit at our desks, complete our daily tasks and converse with our colleagues. Unfortunately, sometimes some of […]

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Are you feeling the pinch this January?

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Only 8 days until the end of the most disliked month of the year! It’s been said plenty of times that January is definitely the most depressing month.  The weather is cold and grey, everyone struggles more than usual to get out of bed and go to work, our belts are a little tighter and […]

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Why do people call in sick? How to make a healthier office

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Various recent studies suggest that British workers take twice as many sick days compared to Americans – costing the economy £15 billion a year. Not only do sick days cost the economy, they can also cost you your company’s reputation. A sick employee could mean missed work and deadlines, potentially causing you to lose customers […]

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Sorry, can’t talk love, I’m on the Blog!

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November marks the start of ‘National Blog Posting Month’, and so I thought I would take this opportunity to explain to you all, a little bit about WiKnow and the Western Industrial Group. “The online knowledge bank for everything industrial” The WiKnow blog was created in May 2014, its purpose is to be informative and […]