The lighter side

  • Briefcases strain under the weight of mod cons by Stephanie Zillman

    Remember when just one mobile was the size (and weight) of a brick? Well execs are still whining despite slim-line phones and devices, but happy with work/social separation.

  • Ambulances to transport busy execs by Iain Hopkins

    Sitting in traffic when you’re late for a meeting is frustrating for anyone, but entrepreneurial ambulance drivers are getting proactive about the problem.

  • Five things leaders can’t do without by Rose Sneyd

    Successful business leaders are known for their eccentricities, and the choice of travel companions appears to be no exception.

  • Time to fire men, and people with PhDs by Rose Sneyd

    An annual survey on time-wasting at work has revealed that more employees are wasting time on a daily basis this year than last year. Time to panic?

  • Birthday party for boss blows embezzler's cover by HRM

    The long-time office manager of a Florida business is now facing embezzlement charges after a surprise birthday party for her boss backfired.

  • Power nap on the boardroom table? by Iain Hopkins

    Alongside ever growing hours spent at work, would you consider, or advise your employees, to take a nap in an empty room? That’s the official word in Canberra.

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