4 Ways to Keep Employees Engaged and Improve Staff Turnover

According to recent studies mentioned by HR Technologist, a mere 15% of employees across the world are effectively engaged. In other words, a huge 85% of employees are inclined to do just the bare minimum with their work, even if they might be generally satisfied with it. It’s a worrying statistic for businesses – not least because, if they turned the tide on employee engagement, they could slash employee turnover by 65%. As losing good staff can lead the costs of recruiting and training replacements to add up, you have a strong incentive to follow these tips. Make your workplace a friendly, vibrant community If your employees see their workplace as largely just a soulless building, it’s no wonder that their engagement can falter.…

6 Transformations that will Redefine Your Laundry Business

Take your laundry business to the next level! Consider the transformations that we’ll be briefly talking about in this article. By doing these things, you are elevating your businesses, enhancing competitiveness, and increasing profitability, among other things. 1. Get Rid of Dilapidated Equipment Laundry equipment is expensive. However, what is even more expensive is being stuck with old washers and dryers. They are not only consuming a lot of energy but can also be prone to breakdowns, which can compromise the quality of service.…

How to Work With Freelance Writers for Your Business Blog 

Content marketing is a must for any business across every industry. In such a competitive business landscape, organic reach and reputation are imperative for brand building and growth. Many brand goals can be achieved through content marketing. It’s a great way for you to infuse value to potential and current customers and to nurture leads long-term. When prospective clients are looking for services or products from companies like yours, they’re more likely to reach out if you’ve provided them with a solid user experience before they’ve even filled out a contact form. But not all business owners are equipped with the writing skills necessary to create a great blog.…

3 Ways To Enhance Your Corporate Culture

Productivity is often a result of motivation. When people feel at ease and content, they are willing to put forth more effort and challenge themselves to get more accomplished. The opposite could also be true. If placed in a room where there is little structure or encouragement, discontent may prevent employees from reaching full potential. Cultural climate than is vastly important to an establishment’s success, and it begins at the top. CEOs should accept the challenge to find the correct balance, providing enough support for growth but not becoming overly demanding.…

The Threat to Your Business: 5 Ways you Can Prevent Employee Theft

When we think of threats to business, our minds jump to financial crashes, data breaches, employee injuries and even liability losses. But did you know that employee theft is a growing issue within many businesses across the country? If left undetected, ongoing employee theft has the potential to financially crush your business and destroy everything you’ve worked so hard to achieve. So, what’s the answer? Well here we’ve gathered 5 simple ways you can prevent employee theft in your business. Supervise closely As an employer and as business owner, it’s normal for your days to be busy and find yourself in several different locations complete with a calendar that is bursting with meetings and other important tasks.…

How to Effectively Manage Hazardous Waste in your Business

If your company produces hazardous waste at any point, then it is your responsibility to make sure there is a viable waste management system in place to deal with it. Failure to do so can result in damage to the environment and harm to human health. Hazardous waste can be liquid, solid, sludge, or even contained gases. Whatever form it takes, there is a risk that it could contaminate groundwater and surface water supplies. This in turn can present a threat to human and environmental health.…

5 Business Fleet’s Tyre Safety and Maintenance Tips

The safety of your business fleet is hugely dependent on your tyres. Tyres are the main contact points between the car and the road which is why a car’s grip on the road is dependent on the condition of your tyres. Therefore, it is important to constantly keep an eye on your fleet’s tyres and to regularly follow some basic tips to keep them in proper form. 1. Keeping an optimum tyre pressure The optimum tyre pressure can be known from the manufacturer’s handbook.…

Innovative Ways Businesses Can Help Reduce Their Carbon Footprint

Protecting the environment is a job that everyone should take seriously. While many individuals aim to be responsible citizens of the planet and recycle and reuse items, businesses can make an even greater impact if they change their practices to ones that are eco-friendlier. Here are some easy and cost-effective ways your business can be greener and promote a healthier planet. Purchase Equipment Secondhand First, take stock of your upcoming equipment purchases and do something that will save you money and help the planet.…

Here’s How You Can Make the Most of Your Annual Leave in 2020

As the end of the holiday year approaches, many UK workers are gearing up for the long pre-Christmas stint without any additional days off left. Taking one or two longer breaks back in the early summer months might have seemed like a good idea at the time, but if it has left you without the option of any three-day weekends, (essential for ticking off your entire Christmas shopping list in one go), then you might want to be a bit more tactical with how you spend your annual leave next year.…

How Can Facilities Managers Improve Sanitary Waste Practices?

Now that climate change has become harder to dismiss, many of us are more aware of how human activity impacts the environment. This gradual surge in awareness has targeted all aspects of life with an amplified call for changes in behaviour. Even small aspects of our daily routines can be harmful to the environment. The sanitary sector is certainly not exempt from this and many women may take the creation and disposal of these products for granted. However, these products can be a huge contributor to environmental damage.…