Category: Work environment

Wellbeing in the workplace

We are often asked about wellbeing in the workplace – especially when it comes to employees who have been signed off work with stress or have issues with constant absence or underperformance.  Rest assured you are not alone – more and more employers are struggling with the long-term absence or poor performance from employees due […]

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Focus Behavioural Testing

Focus Behavioural Testing Becky and I have been trained in providing feedback for this fantastic behavioural profiling tool for a number of years now and have provided feedback to hundreds of individuals locally. So what is it about PRISM that people love so much? • It’s quick and easy – the link can be sent […]

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The benefits of networking

In our line of work, networking is key. Yes we work with clients on HR matters, a role that you would not probably believe needs investment in networking, but as a Consultancy business we have to find clients before we can offer them the assistance they need. Guernsey is a great place to do business […]

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A day in the life…

Sometimes we have difficulty getting across to potential and even existing clients, the large variety of work we get involved with so for this month’s blog post I thought it would be interesting to show you what goes on over the course of a day in the Focus office. I’m writing this on Tuesday 8th […]

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Virtually Brilliant!

Modern technology has changed the way we work, enabling the virtual world to become a reality.

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It’s not the end…

We are now at the end of the experimental period, but will we carry on with a ‘0’ hours policy or fall back to the traditional ‘9 till 5’?

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“It’s time to take control of work”

This brave new world will have a flexible, engaged workforce with staff wanting to go the extra mile to deliver a unique product to unique customers. How do we get there?

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Focus Experiment – What our staff think…

As you may have seen, we have recently started our Focus experiment to abolish working hours. We asked the staff their initial thoughts about the trial and here’s what they said about it… How they might change their hours… “I might start earlier so that I can finish earlier or possibly leave during the day […]

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Work Sucks!

Why do we work, because you need to pay the bills, right? What if it wasn’t about paying the bills, what if it was about having fun and enjoying being part of something bigger than ourselves, whilst still being able to be ourselves and think for ourselves? Work isn’t something most of us would choose […]

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