When you’re at work, it can be easy to get into the mind frame that you’re just there to get a job done. But when the average working week amounts to at least 40 hours – working out at nearly 6 full days a week that you spend with your colleagues – you might want... View Article
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Remember when you were at school and there was always that kid that you just knew was the teacher’s favourite? Probably the one that got picked to do the fun activities because they stayed in at break to sharpen the contents of the crayon box? I’m guessing that your fellow pupils did one of two... View Article
Every email you send will represent your company in some way, so it’s really important that no matter who you are emailing and what you’re emailing about, you carefully craft your response in a calm and professional manner.
Regular performance reviews are a great way for employers to keep track of how you are doing at work, but they are also a great way for you to influence the way your company does things too. Naturally, you manager will have a few questions they need to ask you, but you should also consider... View Article
You’ve got the qualifications, written a killer CV and covering letter and now you have an interview. You know you can do the job really well but before you can jump in and get on, you need to persuade the hiring manager that you are the best candidate. But how do you impress them?
We all know that eating at our desks isn’t the best thing for us but sometimes the deadline is looming and needs must. Trying to type at top speed is undeniably difficult with a sandwich in one hand but equally, if you eat nothing, your energy will drain quickly and the day will come to... View Article
Having a good relationship with your boss is one of the most important aspects of your job. After all, your boss plays a vital role in your working life and will be your ‘go-to’ person whenever you have any questions or concerns.
The first day of school was bad enough with new shoes and a uniform ‘you’ll grow into’ but this is your first day in a new job with new people doing new things. What should you take?! Well, funny you should ask because at huddled, we like to provide our staff with a list of... View Article
When you think about it, the phone is an odd bit of tech. It not only encourages us to interrupt whoever is at the other end you also can’t be sure who that will be! So if you are feeling nervous about taking phone calls in the office here’s our handy cheat to help you... View Article
Bad work habits come in all shapes and sizes, but are usually just another form of procrastination that hinders your productivity. Other people develop bad habits from an overloaded work schedule that imposes additional stresses on your life. The trick is to identify your bad work habits and figure out effective ways to break them... View Article