Over the past year many people have started working from home in response to the COVID health crisis. Many of those workers never worked from home before and had to quickly adapt to being at-home teachers while balancing a full-time workload without appropriate resources, skills or training. Start with these 5 simple tips to increase productivity and reduce stress at home.Read More
Category: Work Life Balance
Striking a perfect work-life-balance has been a constant battle for business owners new and old, for generations. Today, as we adjust to the new normal of working from home, the true essence of ‘work-life-balance’ is lost somewhere between 24/7 on all days, but perhaps it is imperative that we make a conscious effort in creating our own barriers before we work ourselves to the bone and burnout.Read More
As we head towards the end of the year, many individuals are feeling the load of stress, anxiety and uncertainty that has built up over time. Many are also bracing for the challenges likely to arise when government support for businesses and individuals ceases in the new year. With all of this in mind, here are a few strategies that your business can implement to support the mental health and wellbeing of employees while working remotely.Read More
This year has seen a momentous change in the working lives of many Australians, with the morning commute being replaced with a walk across the hallway. For some this was a welcome change, but for others — especially business owner / operators and managers — it has been nothing short of a baptism of fire.Read More
One of the main threats to psychological safety is the volume of email that employees are expected to handle on a
daily basis and, increasingly, the workload that results from these new messages. Keeping up with all the new inputs we receive from a wide range of technological devices takes up a lot of our time each day.
In the daily quest to get everything done, tick off that to-do list and put your best energy, mind and effort into all you do…is there ever balance? So often you can be stuck on an endless calendar or diary flow, wondering when you actually have a life outside of this but also remembering how much passion you have for your business!Read More