Month: January 2017

The role of flexible working and equality

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The role of flexible working and equality Flexible working has been praised for many reasons, helping to improve work/life balance, streamlining costs on overheads for businesses and enabling companies to hire the best talent from all over the world, without being limited by geographical location. However, one unsung area in HR where this way of… Read more »

Simple ways to encourage productivity, not burn out

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Simple ways to encourage productivity, not burn out Staff wellbeing continues to be a topic of interest to HR and management, which makes it an important subject for us here at UniqueIQ! Predicted by researchers and trend forecasters as an area that will play a big part in shaping the workforce of the future, it’s… Read more »

Unique IQ leads digital drive to transform home care in 2017

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Unique IQ leads digital drive to transform home care in 2017 Home care is one area in the UK’s health and social care sector that entered 2017 with bated breath, hoping for the drastic changes it so desperately needs to improve in the future. Increased use of technological innovations has been hailed as a saviour… Read more »

Identifying stress in remote workers and how to manage it

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Identifying stress in remote workers and how to manage it In order to maintain a productive workforce it is important to ensure it is stress free. However, this can be challenging. Although stress is something that can directly impact the performance of an employee at work, it is often also caused by forming bad habits… Read more »

4 ways to become a better leader in 2017

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4 ways to become a better leader in 2017 As your employees are settling back into working life this January, you may notice a few changes as the results of their individual new year’s resolutions come into effect. Perhaps those with unorganised desks are now tidy, staff who were continually late are clocking in just… Read more »

What will home care planning look like in the future? Unique IQ explains

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What will home care planning look like in the future? Unique IQ explains It is clear that the British care industry needs a major change in the way it is managed in order to thrive and survive in the coming year. A number of solutions have already entered the market, aiming to offer the solution… Read more »

Keeping costs down for facilities management sector key to industry growth

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Keeping costs down for facilities management sector key to industry growth While there are arguments supporting the importance of many sectors within the business environment, facilities management is one area that offices couldn’t survive without. Even more so as cost reduction comes at the heart of almost every sector’s business plan, with the facilities management… Read more »

Feel-good activities to re-energise home care workers

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Feel-good activities to re-energise home care workers It’s no secret that working as a home care assistant is a strenuous job, even when your days are managed and streamlined using intelligent time and money saving software! Just as it is your job to look after the wellbeing of your clients, it is also important to… Read more »

What’s new for Unique IQ in 2017?

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What’s new for Unique IQ in 2017? Well, we’ve finally said goodbye to 2016 and what a year it has been! Although last year is bound to be remembered as time when a series of monumental decisions were made across the globe, 2017 looks set to be just as exciting as we will soon see… Read more »