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Beyond the Workplace is taking to the streets!

  Beyond the Workplace is designed to be different and disruptive, and our first event in London next week will embody this. When it comes to the changing nature of work and workplaces, central to what we wish to achieve is drawing the multitude of little voices...
Beyond the Workplace – its taking shape

Beyond the Workplace – its taking shape

Since my 30th May update on Beyond the Workplace (#BtWC) the last twelve days have been a bit like the twelve days of Christmas each one bringing exciting and ever increasing developments! I thought about trying to put everything that has happened into verse but that...
Beyond the Workplace (#BtW) – something really is stirring!!

Beyond the Workplace (#BtW) – something really is stirring!!

  On Wednesday I witnessed something quite special – a group of people with authentic commitment and passion underpinned by decisive leadership. I came away from the first British Institure of Facilities Management (BIFM) Chartered Institure of Personnel...
Beyond the Workplace – why we need to act now!

Beyond the Workplace – why we need to act now!

Enough is enough I said to myself on 24th October last year coming away from the Workplace Trends conference. We live in a world which is full of change, uncertainty and complexity;  as people involved in workplaces we continue to debate rather than take action. Frank...
Smart Working – gaining momentum?

Smart Working – gaining momentum?

The search for new ways to create agile teams is gathering pace. Not only was it discussed at Quora’s Smart Working Summit last week, but at a similar event last month I gave a talk on what it takes to create a truly agile, creative and flexible working...