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There’s no avoiding it: first-time visitors to your office are judging everything from your receptionist manners to the noise volume. Now’s the time to feel self-conscious and make sure your office makes the right first impression.
Here’s some disheartening news for overworked office workers everywhere: your boss thinks they have more time than you. More precisely, according to the study by academics at the University of California at Berkeley, those with more money and more power were more likely to underestimate the amount of time it would take to complete specific […]
We’ve had “idea showers” and “joined up thinking”. We’ve been “blue sky thinking” and “reinventing the wheel” for years. In more recent times we’ve “interfaced” with our colleagues and even taken discussions “offline”. But now two little letters could be the new office buzzword. Here’s why saying “no” is the new “thinking outside the box”.
Back in the day, “perks of the job” meant a company car, a healthy bonus scheme and an endless supply of premium coffee. Not anymore. Thanks to Silicon Valley trailblazers like Google, companies are getting increasingly creative with their office perks.