Keeping an eye on the psychological roots of productivity and wellbeing

One of the most famous and (literally) illuminating series of experiments into workplace productivity is nearly one hundred years old. Yet it continues to influence the way we think because it taps into an eternal truth about human beings. Namely that we are influenced as much by the kinds of attention we are paid by …

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Keeping an eye on the psychological roots of productivity and wellbeing

One of the most famous and (literally) illuminating series of experiments into workplace productivity is nearly one hundred years old. Yet it continues to influence the way we think because it taps into an eternal truth about human beings. Namely that we are influenced as much by the kinds of attention we are paid by …

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Rediscovering an eternal truth for the future of work

I recently shared a piece from the Sedus What’s Up blog on social media. It was the one about the discovery of agile working practices in a 1950s coal field in Nottinghamshire and the implications for the future of work. Not so, I was informed by a man called Eike Spengler. It was actually practiced …

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Tips and tools for returning to the office

The global lockdown due to the pandemic has become a major challenge for many of us. As a result, more than ever before we realise how important human contact is, especially in the work environment. In the beginning, many employees switched to the home office and worked from home. Many companies are now however, starting to …

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Keeping an eye on the psychological roots of productivity and wellbeing

One of the most famous and (literally) illuminating series of experiments into workplace productivity is nearly one hundred years old. Yet it continues to influence the way we think because it taps into an eternal truth about human beings. Namely that we are influenced as much by the kinds of attention we are paid by …

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Keeping an eye on the psychological roots of productivity and wellbeing

One of the most famous and (literally) illuminating series of experiments into workplace productivity is nearly one hundred years old. Yet it continues to influence the way we think because it taps into an eternal truth about human beings. Namely that we are influenced as much by the kinds of attention we are paid by …

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The hot topic of packaging

No matter where and how we shop, we encounter packaged products almost everywhere. In the supermarket, bananas are packed even though they have their own skin to protect them. How often do you look at a multipack of crisps and debate how many more bags the manufacturer could have fitted in?

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