Importance, urgency and the impact on optimal productivity

Importance, urgency and the impact on optimal productivity

“I couldn’t complete that task because there were other, more important things to do”. How many times have you either heard someone utter that sentence – or said it yourself? Human beings are generally fairly poor at working out the difference between urgent and...
6 technology events you must visit in Birmingham in 2019

6 technology events you must visit in Birmingham in 2019

Technological development in recent years has led to the ability to communicate without actually leaving our desks. But that doesn’t mean it’s not important for us all as a community to come together and have face-to-face conversations about the future of...
How to spot a team member who is ultra-productive

How to spot a team member who is ultra-productive

Some people always look busy but when it comes to the crunch actually turn out to be the least productive workers. So, how is it that certain members of your team occasionally look less busy yet appear to get the most done? The answer is simple – they’ve pretty...
How to mix digital and traditional networking

How to mix digital and traditional networking

It’s pretty easy to spend most of your working life sat behind a desk, staring at a computer screen and sinking deeply into a world of digital networking. LinkedIn is arguably one of the most vibrant networks for this task, but it should remain that – a single...
How to switch from 9-5 to flexible working as a copywriter

How to switch from 9-5 to flexible working as a copywriter

If you’ve been working a regular 9-5 job for several years, you’ll be used to a very predictable routine. Each morning, you’ll leave the house at pretty much the same day, sit down at your desk at the same time, eat lunch when you always have done and return home bang...