Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

Good Mental Health & Wellbeing – A Core Business Asset Mental Health Awareness Week 14th – 20th May – This year the focus is on Stress.  Work is a key factor is supporting and maintaining good mental health.  The value added to the economy of...
Stress Awareness Month – April

Stress Awareness Month – April

Mental Health is the Biggest HR Challenge Faced by UK Employers. This month is Stress Awareness Month.  While over half of UK Businesses are now taking steps to address work-related stress by offering flexible working, home working, and social events being the most...
Are you listening to me?

Are you listening to me?

Often as an internal communicator in the charity and higher education sectors I find myself needing to communicate with diverse groups of people. From fundraisers to policy makers, from researchers to HR managers, from practice staff to tutors. And many more besides!...
The Art of Listening – 5 Ways to do it Better

The Art of Listening – 5 Ways to do it Better

I’m sure we have all been frustrated by a problem you have been working on and for whatever reason you just cannot work out a solution. Sound familiar? How many times have you then gone on to describe the problem to someone else and in doing so suddenly realise that...