The world is full of fascinating events and scientific observations that hinge on Interpersonal communication. From politics and business through to society and culture It is a subject that enthrals us every day. We want to share our observations with you in the form of our Blog. Please read, enjoy and comment.

Conducting an effective performance review

Want to know what makes an effective performance review? The annual performance review (or performance appraisal) is still an excellent way to deliver constructive feedback to your employees. For many managers, conducting a review is mostly seen as a box ticking exercise and so it’s usually hugely undervalued as an effective method of motivating and … Continued

How to get the most out of your performance review

Does the thought of your annual performance review/appraisal fill you with dread? If so, you aren’t alone. In one study with over 1000 employees, 22% preferred to call in sick rather than face their performance review. Another 35% complained to their peers, 15% cursed and 15% cried. It seems that the performance review isn’t hugely … Continued

Time to take care of you: Beating stress in 2018

With the new year upon us, it is time to set those all-important goals and targets we wish to achieve in 2018. For most of us, New Year’s Resolutions are all about taking care of ourselves, eating healthily, getting more exercise, quitting smoking and cutting down on alcohol. After a long month of socialising, over … Continued

We are all sexist: how unconscious bias drives inequality

A father and his son are involved in a horrific car crash and the man died at the scene. But when the child arrived at the hospital and was rushed into the operating theatre, the surgeon pulled away and said: “I can’t operate on this boy, he’s my son…” How can this be..? Figured it … Continued

5 Important Networking Tips to Bring to the Christmas Party

Now is the perfect time to share some seasonal networking tips.  The weeks leading up to Christmas are filled with work drinks, team lunches, office parties, award ceremonies and exciting events – the festive period is bursting with networking opportunities. Most people however, won’t see it this way, if you’re one of the many people … Continued