Returning to Work After Lockdown – Working Parents

Welcome to part one of our Workplace Wellbeing and HR Department collaboration where we are discussing returning to work after lockdown. I am joined by Sarah Bradley of The HR Department who helps small businesses manage their people from recruitment, right through to...

The importance and benefits of healthy eating

Wellbeing isn’t just about thinking happy thoughts, getting enough sleep, healthy eating and going to the gym. In all there are four pillars that contribute to our overall wellbeing and they all been to balance. In today’s blog post we are looking at just one small...

How to support your team all year round

The third Monday in January is often referred to as Blue Monday – apparently the most depressing day of the year. While the day may not be backed by any scientific evidence, the current lockdown restrictions and cold, dark mornings have more than likely left many of...

I’m in the media…

Many people are a little apprehensive about lockdown being lifted, especially if they have been shielding over the past few months. If you’ve been asked to return to work, then this could raise anxiety levels even more. In this months edition of Able Magazine...

Mental Well-being Impact for Employees as they Return to Work

The Government has announced that lockdown will be paused from 31 July for those who have been shielding or isolating and staff will begin to return to work   Are you ready to support ALL your employees return to work?   Some of your employees will have been...

Sometimes all you need is a hug!

Our Hug in a Box is a perfect way to show someone you care. Everybody needs a hug. It changes your metabolism.      Leo Buscaglia Having to live with any health or disability issues can be exhausting both physically and mentally. Add into the mix running a business or...

Blackpool

My earliest memories These are probably from age 3, living with my fabulous Grandparents in Blackpool when Mum was working. Lots of walks in my 1960 big pram along the prom, playing on the beach, visits to the pleasure beach, being spoilt. Living the dream. What more...

Welcome to our new Blog

Where it all began. A little town in Lancashire. Birch Hill Hospital, sadly the original no longer standing, was where it all started in the 1960s. The place this little baby girl Jane was born 6lb 9oz. It is thanks to medical advances of the time, and a strong...

A day uploading a blog!

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