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STOP!
12 February 2019
The stomach and the heart
18 December 2018

thought piece: “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” – staff social spaces overflowing with tubs of Celebrations – and people saying “oh just the one!” (before going back three times in 10 minutes). The importance of such a communal space should not be dismissed however.

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MSc (Workplace Consultancy) – why not?
12 December 2018

thought piece: It’s the time of year for UCAS submissions to be finalised before the January deadline. Will we see universities offering degrees in Workplace Consultancy any time soon? What would the course cover?

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From classrooms and corridors to a new learning landscape
19 November 2018

thought piece: With the Education Buildings Scotland conference taking place this week, Hugh reflects on the recently-opened UWS Lanarkshire campus and how it differs from other higher education projects.

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Follow-up on wellbeing seminar
23 October 2018

thought piece: following on from our wellbeing seminar on October 4th, Hugh has put together an extended thought piece

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New ways of working and clocking off
22 August 2018

thought piece: just because you can, doesn’t mean you should – new ways of working and clocking off.

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What's in a name?
24 July 2018

thought piece: what does the label ‘workplace consultant’ actually mean?

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TGIF
22 June 2018
Thrown in at the deep end...and I survived!
13 June 2018

For the past 7 weeks we’ve been joined in the office by Cate who has been gaining some general work experience as well as getting her hands dirty contributing design ideas for one of our clients. We asked her to reflect back on her time with us.

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There’s data and there’s DATA
14 May 2018

thought piece: is a project really finished if we haven’t gone back and studied the outcomes?

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Buddhism, booths and the balance sheet
1 May 2018

thought piece: how do you answer that tricky question regarding workplace productivity?

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The workplace - building the new community
13 March 2018

thought piece: workplaces benefit by being convivial but is there a next level of community and team working that we should be aiming for?

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The team photo
1 March 2018
Merger moments
5 February 2018

thought piece: with the recent merger of SSE with npower, Hugh Anderson takes a closer look at the relevance of the design of the workplace.

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