Tag: work



How will Businesses be Affected by Increase in Mental Health Cases?

How will businesses be affected by increase in mental health cases
Posted on 13 April, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Misc

A new study from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development shows individuals that suffer from mild to moderate mental illnesses, like anxiety or depression, are twice as likely to be unemployed, with an estimated Cost to UK Economy of £37... Read More

Top 25 Places to Work in the UK Revealed

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Posted on 31 December, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

With New Year fast approaching, many UK workers will be turning their thoughts to potential resolutions they could make for the coming year. If your resolution is to move on with your career, find a more enjoyable work environment or even start afresh in a... Read More

Growing Number of Professionals failing to use up Annual Leave Entitlement

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Posted on 28 December, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Christmas is over and many of us will be turning our thoughts back to the office after a relaxing break over the festive period. However, for some, Christmas will not necessarily have brought with it a break from work with a new survey revealing a startling... Read More

Santa’s job is done so who’s working on Christmas Day?

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Posted on 25 December, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Santa’s job is done for another year and, all across the UK, children will be tearing into Christmas presents, parents will be panicking over the turkey and grandparents will be enjoying a well-deserved snooze in front of the TV. However, not everyone will... Read More

That Morning Coffee will boost your Memory — but only for a While

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Posted on 1 March, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Misc

Stand in any railway or bus station first thing in the morning and you’ll see swarms of commuters clutching cups of coffee to kick-start their day. But a new study suggests caffeine might do more than bring you round or sharpen your mind — it may help... Read More

Number of Working Families living in Poverty Rises

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Posted on 23 December, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Economy

Many of us will now be getting into the full swing of the festive celebrations and anticipating a few days of over-indulgence. Yet, for those on low incomes, Christmas can bring a whole new set of pressures and push family budgets to the limit. In a... Read More

Welcome to the Office of the Future

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Posted on 24 December, 2012 by Neil Bird under Misc

Earlier in the year Movehut News carried an article reflecting on the office of 25 years ago. It illustrated the pace of technological change and how rapidly indispensable gadgets can become obsolete museum pieces. ... Read More

Office Gossip Proven to Make For a Happier Workplace

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Posted on 1 October, 2012 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Staff in workplaces the world over can often find themselves falling into a routine at work, with everyday tasks only broken up by office gossip around the water cooler. However, far from reducing productivity, recent research has proven that the benefits of... Read More

British Workers Amongst Least Productive in Developed World, says ONS

British Workers Amongst Least Productive in Developed World, says ONS
Posted on 24 September, 2012 by Kirsten Kennedy under Economy

With economic woes weighing heavily on the heads of all British businesses and their employees, it would be safe to assume that everyone is working as hard as they can in order to pull the UK out of recession.... Read More

Six Steps to Fitting Out an Office

Six Steps to Fitting Out an Office
Posted on by MOVEHUT under Industry News

Finding a suitable location for your office is always the first hurdle, but once you have found the perfect place, designing the inside to suit your business needs and ensure people can work efficiently can be the next obstacle.... Read More