The arresting evidence of mental health at work

A recent news story about mental health in the Scottish Police Force got me thinking about how best to manage this growing problem. Legal obligation aside it is relevant for all of us, and statistically it will touch everybody’s life in some shape or form eventually. Like cancer, superbugs or terrorist attacks, the sad reality … Continued

Will the Uber ruling affect your businesses? … (Part Two)

In part one of this post (read here) I talked about the surprises and shock results (political, business and celebrity) that 2016 has given us (so far). We looked at how many of these will have far-reaching consequences, touching lives and businesses beyond the decisions themselves and often in unforeseeable ways. In the case of … Continued

Pay as you go – disability support

  One of the constant battles in business is to balance ethics and a desire to do the right thing with the need to make smart commercial decisions. In my experience, most people are essentially good and willing to play by the rules (or even go the extra mile); but pressure pushes them towards shortcuts … Continued