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  • A senior police officer has had a plum job offer withdrawn over his activities on social networking site Facebook. Inspector Chris Dreyfus of British Transport Police had been interviewed for the...
    28th February 2008
  • Here's a quick roundup of what some of the blogosphere is saying about Work Your Proper Hours Day: Diary of a Screenhead: Work Your Proper Hours - Day (22nd February) HSW: Long hours = stress The...
    20th February 2008
  • Have you ever found it hard to keep up a smile at work? If so, spare a thought for staff in the Japanese service sector, who since the 80's have been trained to smile as much as possible throughout...
    12th February 2008
  • Coming soon to a lunchbreak near you! Friday 22nd February is Work Your Proper Hours Day. It's a day to mark the amount of unpaid overtime done by UK employees, and prompt people to think a bit more...
    4th January 2008
  • Chances are that if you walk round most offices, you'll see a couple of Dilbert cartoons posted on the walls. Scott Adams' Dilbert cartoon strip first appeared in 1989, and his 3 panel adventures...
    21st December 2007
  • You know those unpleasant, macho TV ads we've had in recent years, where employees chug super-strength cold remedies in order to drag themselves to their desks, thus avoiding the sack for being a...
    21st November 2007
  • When did you last spend some quality time with your bank statements? A lot of us are skimping on our financial planning, claim financial group AXA. Their answer to the problem is My Budget Day, a day...
    19th November 2007
  • Do you like to poke your colleagues? If so, you're not alone. Millions of people in the UK are signed up to social networking sites such as Facebook, MySpace and Bebo, and use them to conduct their...
    30th August 2007
  • If like us you're concerned about your carbon footprint at work, check out our new practical tips for cutting your environmental impact. If your whole office managed to do a few of these, it could...
    15th August 2007
  • Was your workplace flooded out in the great downpour last week? As the many businesses dry out and get back to work, take a moment to check that you're aware of the real dangers to your health...
    1st August 2007

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