Ramadan: How to support colleagues during the holy month

Ramadan: How to support colleagues during the holy month

From 1st April to 1st May 2022, Muslims will fast from sunrise to sunset (making the fasts approximately 18 hours this year), therefore they will not eat food, drink liquids or smoke.   They will also engage in increased acts of prayer and charity. As a result, a...
How can employers help with social connection at work?

How can employers help with social connection at work?

A recent survey has revealed that 63% of us have found it to be more challenging in making friends at work due to remote working.  So how can we encourage more connection that will support staff in creating valuable social connections and stop people feeling...
Managing drug and alcohol issues in the workplace

Managing drug and alcohol issues in the workplace

Statistics show the increase of alcohol related absence is increasing, with lockdown having a dramatic effect on how much individuals are drinking.  Given this, it is surprising that some employers still see drug or alcohol issues as something to be addressed only if,...
Managing mental health advice for in the workplace

Managing mental health advice for in the workplace

Did you know? 41% of employees have experienced poor mental health where work was a contributing factor last year and earlier statistics showing 300,000 people lose their jobs each year because of long term mental health problems. Only 56% of people feel comfortable...