Rachel Shackleton's blog

SUFFERING FROM STRESS AT WORK? 5 STEPS TO BUILDING RESILIENCE

According to HSE.Gov.co.uk almost one million people (976,000) in the UK are suffering from work-related stress that is making them ill, resulting in sick leave and absenteeism.  It is estimated that 12 million working days are lost each year in the UK due to stress-related illness.  

 

7 Simple Steps to Mental Wellbeing

The topic of mental health was already gaining momentum in the workplace prior to the onslaught of Covid. Often looked at in binary terms of those who are healthy and those who have mental illness. The truth, however, is that mental wellness covers a huge spectrum. Even those who are "mentally healthy" can still improve their mental wellness.

Where is the Blue Ocean Strategy to "Beat COVID"?

The current national and international lockdown is impacting individuals in ways that may not yet be obvious.  Most organisations with the exception of those that are classed as “essential” are either working from home or closed, such as the hospitality sector including hotels, pubs, clubs, restaurants and sports centres as well as many small businesses that are either temporarily or permanently closed as their cash flow could not stand the “forced” closures.