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Kindness at work

Kindness at work When we think of qualities for succeeding in the workplace, we often think of things like having initiative, being able to work within a team, or skills in working effectively to deadlines. However, what about personal qualities such as compassion or kindness? Kindness is not a quality that is generally thought of…

Woman talking to her friend via video call on her laptop

Non-judgemental listening

Non-judgemental listening The current crisis has put a magnifying glass on the importance of looking after our own mental health as well as being able to support others. During times when stress and anxiety are heightened, the skill of listening non-judgementally is vital. Non-judgemental listening is trying to really understand the other person, going beyond…

Young female working from home

Sit less, stand more! Tips for staying physically healthy when working from home

Sit less, stand more! Tips for staying physically healthy when working from home Working from home over the last few months has meant that many of us have become more sedentary, particularly as we are spending more time sitting down each day. As workplaces start to introduce new social distancing policies, fewer employees will be…