Sustainability: the future of commercial cleaning

Sustainability is more than just a buzzword. Whether it’s from a corporation or a customer, there has been a clear shift in attitudes towards sustainability and becoming more environmentally conscious.

Where can you work in the future that’s good for you?

On this edition of The Business Brunch, we are joined by B4 members Mike Jennings of The Jennings Group, Jonathan Finnerty of Green Unit and Rowan Waller of Wallers Estate Agents as they discuss where we all work in the future that’s good for us.

XIST2 Business Update: One year on, a totally virtual workforce & we are still going strong!

What a crazy 12 months it has been for everyone. We have, much like everyone else, spent it trying to find ways to help the business continue to grow organically, while making the business sustainable. So here we are, 12 months on, still a fully virtual business and experiencing a great rate of organic growth. How? Visibility has been the key. Now we want to help our clients.

Maintaining the momentum of the equality movement post-pandemic

Alison Webster, CEO at Thames Valley Berkshire LEP UN figures suggest that work over the last 25 years to increase gender equality could be wiped out by Covid-19. Given how long it has taken to make the gains we have in gender parity, this is a tragedy.  Apart from being fair and right, the reality… Read More »

365 Days of Lockdown

Celebrate health & Fitness offers local businesses free employee mental and physical health checks

At a time when it’s never been more important for businesses to support the mental and physical health of their employees, local Health, Wellness and Fitness company Celebrate Health & Fitness is offering Milton Keynes businesses access to free, no-obligation Health Checks, Fun To Get Fit classes and Mental Health Lunch and Learn sessions.

Oxford Brookes Business School Silent Mindfulness Online Day Retreat

Oxford Brookes Business School: Silent Mindfulness Online Day Retreat

This online day retreat is based on research on mindfulness and silence conducted by © Jeff Waistell of Oxford Brookes Business School.

The Home Office of the Future

The Home Office of the Future

On this edition of The Business Brunch, join Paul Ballinger from STL Communications, Kellie Peters from Databasix and Neill Lawson-Smith from CIS, as they discuss the pros and cons of working from home and what the expectations are from customers.

The Home Office of the Future

The Home Office of the Future

Many are now having to embrace working from home as part of their daily diet of work, so how can you make it better, how can you ensure you’re doing it right, how can you ensure you’ve got all the bases covered?

Sridhar Iyengar, Managing Director, Zoho Europe

Response Comment: UK gov flip-flops on remote work, wants it a standard for all jobs

The UK’s minister for women and equalities, Liz Truss, has called for employers to make flexible working a standard option to help level the digital divide.

Employers must ‘fire up office culture’ to prevent London exodus

LONDON-based businesses may struggle to get staff back into the office, even after restrictions are lifted, as many young people plan to leave the capital or have already done so A new survey of 1022 Londoners aged 18-34 showed that 55 per cent want to leave London when restrictions ease. The survey was conducted by… Read More »