Category Archives: Management

How will your team react to being back in the workplace post-lockdown?

With a year now passed since the UK’s first national lockdown, a great many of us have spent more time away from the workplace than we have ever experienced previously or are likely to experience again. For some it has been an unexpected opportunity to take stock, enjoy the freedom and flexibility that comes with […]

Lessons from the kitchen. What leaders can learn from the pot washer – if they have the courage to ask.

In a society that increasingly celebrates superficiality, it’s vital that the value of actions over words, and substance over self-promotion is recognised and rewarded. Managers, leaders and business owners take heed. My wife’s family owns and runs a local bistro/cafe and, like many eateries recently, they have been overrun thanks to the Chancellor’s generosity and […]