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No formal learning please, we’re managers

Research (available from, carried out by GoodPractice, has revealed leaders’ and managers’ preference for informal or social learning. The study found that the biggest challenge faced by leaders and managers relates to having difficult conversations with team members. This ranked far ahead of all other issues discussed in the research, with over [...]

Waste King Cage helps maximise firm’s recycling opportunities

When the Luton branch of Portable Offices - an ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accredited company and a leading UK supplier of temporary offices, portable buildings, mobile offices, modular buildings, storage containers and other portable units - found that not only had the price of skips risen but it was amassing waste products, [...]

By | June 28th, 2012|Categories: Business, Environment|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Care Home shows it cares by using Waste King

  Care home chain, Sunrise Senior Living, has chosen the specialist collections, clearance and recycling company, Waste King to collect a range of waste – not just ‘bulk’ but also hazardous waste – from its care home in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire. Founded in 1981 by Paul and Terry Klaassen, to provide residential, nursing and [...]

EPICC helps workplace chaplains with their challenging roles

EPICC, the organisational consultancy arm of Workplace Matters, has led a workshop for senior workplace chaplains in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. The event provided an opportunity for the chaplains to take stock of their roles, workplace issues and the challenges they are facing; enabling them to determine how they can support leadership within the [...]

By | June 11th, 2012|Categories: Business, Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Business intelligence experiences rapid growth in Europe

LogiXML, a pioneer of web-based business intelligence (BI), has announced that its UK based European business unit has exceeded 100 per cent year-over-year sales growth for the last three years and has tripled its headcount with plans to continue its aggressive hiring in second half of 2012. Additionally, LogiXML has expanded its Partner Program in [...]

By | June 6th, 2012|Categories: Business Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments