Staff wellbeing programme to impact work from home mess stress

Hybrid working is here to stay. Is your staff wellbeing programme helping you tackle the mess stress that goes with it?

Many companies have adopted hybrid working as long-term strategies in the aftermath of the pandemic.  In this new world, there are new challenges to address.  Whilst we have managed to wing it for the past year with our desks in the dining room, or a dressing table used to make-work rather than make-up.  But now, as World Mental Health Day is upon us, it’s time …

The mental & physical load of the home: how do you divide it?

Every home is different.  In some homes one person works and the other doesn’t.  In others both adults work equally hard in tough jobs regardless of the resulting pay cheque.  We’ve all been brought up in different ways which mean we are more or less likely to be familiar with certain home related tasks or have specific preferences. All of this has to be navigated but is …

Did you ever get told to ‘tidy your room’ when you were a kid?

I’m sure you did.  We all did.  I look at what used to happen when I told my kids to do this.  Basically, they’d go up and play.  Then I’d go up and remind them what they were supposed to be doing.  Repeat.  Until perhaps a little ‘raised voice’ approach occurred.  Eventually you may get tidy rooms. The tip of the iceberg But what lurked …

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Rid Yourself Of The Work-From-Home Mess Stress

More home working is likely to be a permanent fixture for a majority of businesses, according to the BBC (5th October 2020).  It’s now time to address the challenges of homeworking head-on, and deal with the mess stress it can cause.  If you are trying to work but can see piles of stuff around you, or you can always see that laptop and work notebook staring at …