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Employees put wellbeing on hold for the holidays

British employees are de-prioritising health for Christmas, putting off addressing potentially serious health issues from 12 December to 2 January. According to findings from Bupa UK data, employees prioritise almost everything but their health for most of December. Christmas shopping (20%), visiting ...

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Construction workers facing needless workplace dangers says research

Unite, the construction union, has called for employers to start taking workers’ safety seriously, in response to a survey published today (22 November) by Direct Line for Business which found that there were 196 fatal accidents and 26,196 non-fatal accidents ...

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Leesman reveals employee experience sentiment ‘super-drivers’

Research from employee experience thinktank, Leesman, reveals a series of mission critical drivers organisations need to deliver if they are to foster outstanding workplace experience. ‘The Workplace Experience Revolution’ is the result of analysis across 401,362 global employees’ workplace experiences. Drawn ...

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Light – Work – Sleep, Repeat

From 10am today (19 June) until 10am tomorrow (20 June), lighting experts FUTURE Designs, will perform a 24-hour experiment to test and analyse the effects of light on the circadian rhythms of two volunteers. Led by their consultant sleep expert, Dr Neil ...

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Global report highlights shifting workplace trends

A new global report which looks at the drivers and perceived benefits of alternative workplace programmes, has uncovered leadership and workplace strategy implications for organisational leaders. The 10-year study, entitled ‘The Once Alternative Workplace Strategies’, was conducted and released by Advanced ...

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BCO research reveals ‘Wellness Matters’

New research by the British Council for Offices (BCO) has revealed that wellness does matter following a year-long study into Health and Wellbeing in offices. The completion of of study “Wellness Matters: Health and Wellbeing in offices and what to ...

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Ambius partners with BRE on biophilic office research

Interior landscaping company, Ambius, is teaming up with BRE, a world leading building science centre, as a core partner in a live, comprehensive study on the impact of biophilic design on office workers. The research project centres on a 7,000 ...

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Leesman data reveals 1 in 4 employees do not have the tech they need

A new data released by workplace experts Leesman, which analyses how organisations can better support employees by offering the technology tools and infrastructure that enable people to work in a flexible way, has found that despite the evolving technological landscape and ...

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New report reveals green building makes business sense

The World Green Building Council has launched a new report highlighting tangible economic benefits of green building and showcasing improved occupant satisfaction when companies implement new health, wellbeing and productivity features in existing green structures. Doing Right by Planet and ...

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JLL predicts how real estate businesses can adapt and thrive in a future city

Over the next 20 years the ideal cityscape will have adapted to the trends driving the real estate sector and will include co-working and living space, smart and healthy buildings, Wi-Fi trees, reverse vending machines, driverless transport and multi-generational housing ...

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