Sep 10, 2019

Creating a Coaching and Feedback Culture

The conversation around giving employees feedback has changed lately. For quite a few years now, the focus has been fair …

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Feb 26, 2019

Using self-awareness through recruitment and the onboarding process

According to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), a bad hire can cost a company 50-60% of that individual’s …

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Feb 26, 2019

How to have better conversations

It’s not uncommon to feel like we’re not being listened to in the workplace. The sense can trigger feelings of …

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Jan 25, 2019

Delegation demonstrates trust, improves engagement and enhances productivity

UK output per hour is 15% less than the G7 average, and employee disengagement is estimated to be costing the …

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Jan 10, 2019

Why your team should be setting goals

With few employees keyed into their organisation’s vision – research by Rungway found that more than half of employees can’t …

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Nov 27, 2018

The Insights Discovery 8-Type Behaviours at Christmas

It’s that time of year again and the festivities have started! Some people were made for the holiday season, while …

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Nov 14, 2018

The Colour Works ‘Kick-off’ at St. Mary’s

On 13th November The Colour Works once again partnered with Bond Williams, a professional recruitment company who specialise in retaining …

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Oct 26, 2018

How to find time for what matters

“We don’t build the lives we want by saving time. We build the lives we want and then time saves …

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Oct 26, 2018

Why is time management important in business?

Time really is money, and THERE IS SO MUCH TO DO. Time slips through our fingers as our inbox fills, …

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Oct 26, 2018

Exploring Leadership Style with Procurement Heads

On 4th October, we teamed up with Procurement Heads to deliver an insightful, interactive and lively Leadership Forum. Hosted by …

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Sep 28, 2018

Open-ness alone can’t drive change; dare to disagree!

In surveys of European and American executives fully 85% of them acknowledged that they had issues or concerns at work …

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Sep 28, 2018

Infographic – 5 important conflict statistics

This infographic presents 5 striking and important Conflict statistics. Do you know how to deal with workforce conflict in a …

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Sep 28, 2018

Fear of conflict and the Discovery Behaviours

When there is a lack of trust within a team, individuals don’t feel comfortable sharing ideas and opinions due to …

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Aug 31, 2018

Sink or swim: What to do when the millennials take over

Fact: Over 50% of the work place are now millennials (under early 30s) Fact: The average age of retirement in …

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Aug 31, 2018

Recognising signs: Stress and the Insights Discovery colour energies

Work is overwhelmingly the most common cause of stress for British employees, with 59% experiencing it[1].  The demands of the …

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Jul 03, 2018

TED Talk: Shawn Achor – The happy secret to better work

We believe we should work hard in order to be happy, but could we be thinking about things backwards? In …

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Jul 03, 2018

Happiness: The Upside of Feeling Down and the Value of Opposites

As draining and painful as the experiencing of ‘negative’ emotions can be, they serve a huge purpose that shouldn’t go …

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Apr 19, 2018

Using Insights Discovery to bridge communication gaps

Leadership and teamwork. They aren’t two different issues, they are two veins of one interconnected system which supports the profitability …

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