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Author: Leah Barnard

Save your bottom (line) with employee wellbeing

13 Oct 2015, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

Have you ever spent the day at work but never actually achieved anything? Have no fear, you are not alone.  Due to poor workplace wellbeing, presenteeism is a phenomenon spreading far and wide across the globe and is a result of disengaged employees who present…

Has the open plan office left the building?

28 Jul 2015, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

Extroverts’ make-up almost 50 percent of the workforce who thrive in the hustle and bustle of an energetic open plan office, but what about the other half? The open plan office comes with many benefits for all to enjoy but it also has its downfalls,…

How to create wellbeing in the workplace

16 Jul 2015, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

When companies improve employee wellbeing, they create more engaging places to work and greater returns for the company as a whole. As South African corporates begin to wake-up and smell the workplace benefits, it’s evident they realise that wellbeing is fast gaining attention, and for…

Workplaces that boost wellbeing

14 Apr 2015, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

Employee wellbeing helps staff to be more productive, creative, innovative, supports longevity and staff retention. When organisations embrace the opportunity to improve employees’ wellbeing, they create more engaging places to work and greater returns for the company as a whole. As South African corporates begin…

How to create an energetic workplace

23 Apr 2014, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

Energy is something we all strive for and crave more of. In most instances, the place which requires the largest doses of energy from us is the office. This is where we need to be creative, strategic and come up with great ideas, as often…

How to Make the Office Work for You in 2014

05 Feb 2014, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

Every January, we begin the working year with high hopes of making it our most successful 12 months to date. While it is often overlooked, a critical place to start is your working enviroment. Indeed, having a great workspace is almost half the battle won…

Workplace Innovation: The Value in Stating the Obvious

17 Jan 2014, Posted by Leah Barnard in Latest News

Seventy-five per cent of America’s corporate workers don’t work in an innovative work environment, and are struggling to work effectively. This finding was part of the recently released Gensler 2013 U.S. Workplace Survey. I am confident that were we to conduct this survey on our…