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Organisations are always looking for new ways to boost creativity among their employees. Competition is just one way that companies can inspire increased levels of creativity, but does it really work? This week think explores…
For some, competition is one of the most effective ways to encourage creativity within an organisation. This can come in the form of competition with others in the marketplace, or competition among internal teams and individual employees.
So what is the logic behind using competition as a spark for creativity?
- IT ENGAGES EMPLOYEES
Competition can be used as an effectiv… continue reading
There are many criteria that make an organisation a great place to work, but how does your company measure up? This week think explores what makes a great place to work, who’s doing it well and what everyone can learn from these succeeders.
WHAT MAKES A GREAT WORK PLACE?
There are many factors that impact upon how your organisation is viewed by it’s employees and outsiders alike. So what is it that makes a great place to work?
With summer on it’s way for much of the northern hemisphere, this week think is taking a look at the best places to work away from your desk.
When you have your computer set up in front of you, all the paper work you need and your colleagues just around the corner, what is the incentive to walk away from your desk and find an alternative place to work?
While we understand that many people find the convenience of having a designated workspace where you go about your daily tasks appealing, research shows that despite the appearance of efficiency, working at an office desk is in fac… continue reading
Productivity is seen as a central tenet of the modern workplace. Whether you work for an SME, a multinational corporation or even run your own business, the pressure to always be at your most productive is high. This week think shares with you our top 7 tips to help you make the most of your day.
1. BREAK DOWN YOUR TIME
When you work in an office 9-5, it is easy to let those 8 hours drift into one big, un-productive mess. If you work from home or run your own business and manage your own time, this mass of undefined time can be an even bigger challenge.
A top tip for remaining at your most pro… continue reading
Being a leader can be challenging, whichever industry you work in. Whether it’s managing people, making decisions, driving progress or shouldering responsibility when challenges are faced, leadership is a multi-faceted and demanding role. Here at think we know the value of strong leadership, and the impact this can make on an organisation’s capacity for innovation and growth. This week we have the round-up of all the latest industry commentary on leadership, some top tips for improving your leadership style, and insights from some unlikely leadership influencers.
REFLECT ON YOUR STYLE
Self… continue reading