Is ‘civility’ the answer to productivity and workplace wellness?

Do we unknowingly disrespect people by our actions? Ever sat in a meeting whilst responding to emails? Or sent a text whilst someone was talking to you? Some people may think thatโ€™s fine, others may not. Small uncivil actions can lead to much bigger problems and can really affect a business's bottom line. A TEDtalk … Continue reading Is ‘civility’ the answer to productivity and workplace wellness?

Could food education save the world?

There's something about a recent studyย published in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior that got me thinking. Thinking big. Their research suggests that cooking skills developed as a young adult are likely to haveย long-term benefits for their future health, nutrition and wellbeing. But what if it isn't just their own health that learning how … Continue reading Could food education save the world?

Plastics are bad. But what’s the alternative?

The media is bursting with the sudden, violent hype around reducing our reliance on plastics and switching to 'eco-friendly' substitutes. But what exactly are we going to replace it with? And does that simply push our consumption issues elsewhere? More haste, less speed Companies are under huge pressure to reduce their plastic packaging and replace … Continue reading Plastics are bad. But what’s the alternative?