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How the ‘Internet of Things’ Will Influence the Workplace

Aug 09, 2017

We’re constantly hearing scare stories about how technology could turn the workplace into something out of a drab dystopia. Robots are going to take our jobs; computers will become our taskmasters. While these predictions about the future certainly...

Why Employers Need to Start Taking Mental Health Seriously

Aug 04, 2017

In recent years, our growing understanding of mental health is one shift in attitude that we can all be proud of. But despite 1 in 4 of us experiencing a mental health issue each year, the idea that it’s not a ‘real illness’ is hard to shift. Here,...

Using Psychology to Encourage Productivity

Aug 02, 2017

In the past, motivating employees often meant promising them a far-off end-of-year bonus and hoping they’d keep it in mind as they worked. This kind of traditional motivation can be beneficial under certain circumstances, but all too often, it isn’t...

‘Machines of Loving Grace’: How AI’s Set to Transform the Workplace

Jul 25, 2017

If you visit The Brew’s Eagle House location, you’ll find a mural adorning the wall that reads ‘All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace’. Any poetry fans among you may recognise these as the title of a Richard Brautigan poem, his vision of an...

The Often Overlooked Issues with Working from Home

Jul 13, 2017

Working from home can sound like the ultimate dream, with no one to tell you when and how to get your work done – but it can create issues for entrepreneurs and employees. After a while you may find yourself suffering from a lack of delineation...