How to deal with difficult co-workers

Posted on 12th December 2017 by Darren Best

You can’t choose your co-workers, just like you can’t choose your family. The workplace is full of people with different personalities that can sometimes clash with your own personality, and this can sometimes lead to arguments. However, if quitting your job is not a viable option, it is important to make the best out of a difficult situation and learn how to communicate with difficult co-workers. Working in a healthy environment is vital for you mental and physical well being and its importance should not be overlooked.

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Harrods to undergo £200m redevelopment, the largest in its 170 year history!

Posted on 27th November 2017 by Darren Best

Harrods, the world’s largest and most famous department store, is more than 170 years old, having opened in 1849 by Charles Henry and is not only rich in history, but in its products too. Recognised for its celebrity-endorsed sales and luxurious and timeless shopping experience, Harrods is to undergo its largest development in its history to help increase its appeal to wealthier overseas customers who visit Britain in a bid to exploit the weakness of the pound – stretching their money that little bit further.

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Plans unveiled for Oxford Street to be pedestrianised next year

Posted on 6th November 2017 by Darren Best

Much to the rejoice of many Londoners, plans to finally pedestrianize the western section of London’s Oxford Street have been revealed by the mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. The proposal to make the western side of the famous shopping street fit for only pedestrians has been in the pipeline for a while, and the measures are due to be implemented by December 2018.

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National Stress Awareness Day: “Female” Occupations are the Most Stressful

Posted on 1st November 2017 by Darren Best

In light of National Stress Awareness Day, Savoy Stewart analysed the latest figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) report entitled ‘Work related Stress, Anxiety and Depression Statistics in Great Britain in 2017’, released on 1st November 2017. The analysis reveals that occupations with the greatest proportions of female employees have significantly higher rates of work related stress.

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Europe’s commercial property market strongest since financial crisis

Posted on 16th October 2017 by Darren Best

According to new research, Europe’s commercial property market is on the rise and is in better shape than at any given time since the financial crisis. The Eurozone has shown significant growth for the first time in years, creating economic stability for UK, Germany, France and the Netherlands.

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Which Sectors are Really Prioritising on Cyber Security

Posted on 24th July 2017 by Darren Best

Over the last few years, Cyber Security has been propelled to the forefront of the public eye. With cyber-attacks becoming more prevalent and severe, it’s a highly concerning issue. In fact research by Beaming found that 2.9 million UK firms suffered cyber security breaches last year (2016), at an astonishing cost of £29.1 billion.

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Top Office Design Trends

Posted on 20th July 2017 by Darren Best

This year, in the workplace, there will be a rise in adaptable workplace environments with options for different working styles and tasks, as well as incorporating options for resting and relaxation. Natural elements and different textures will be prevalent in many company premises, helping to create beautiful office design work spaces for 2017.

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