35 ideas for workplace wellbeing initiatives

4 April 2022

Improving wellbeing in the workplace has been proven to increase employee satisfaction and productivity. Nicola Jagielski from Health Assured suggests some ideas to support employee wellbeing.

Seven ways to support staff mental health at work in care

4 April 2022

Recent years have seen a growing awareness of the need for employers to address mental health issues at work and to provide adequate support for their staff. Martin Hodgson looks at seven ways in which adult social care employers and managers can help to support staff wellbeing and mental health in their organisations.

EU exit watch — Brexit on hold

1 April 2022

Although there has been no formal announcement, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has reportedly said that there will be no progress in the Brexit negotiations during the Ukraine crisis.

Green foundations

1 April 2022

Looking towards plant-reinforced building materials may be the next major step in carbon reduction. These materials could offer relief for supply shortages, improve on insulation needs and make significant efforts towards sustainable design. Carbon-conscious construction and development are essential for the UK’s journey to Net Zero. Here, we explore the current picture in the development sector and discuss some bio-composite materials, with their potential.