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London car parking facilities may receive a facelift

London car parking facilities may receive a facelift

by Michael Fraser

The Outer London Commission has published a report concluding that a more flexible approach to parking policies may strengthen outer London town centres...

The Politics of Working Hours

The Politics of Working Hours

by Michael Fraser

There is a lot more behind the typical employee’s attitude towards working hours than many realise, particularly in London where many work longer hours and overtime. Flexible working is an accepted method used by many companies, but even where it is in place, the individual may have his or her…

Are business rates going to skyrocket? Is it time to enlist a ratings advisor?

Are business rates going to skyrocket? Is it time to enlist a ratings advisor?

by Ian Kitchener

The next revaluation for business rates is due on the 1st April 2010, based upon rental value at April 2008. And the rumours mill is going into overdrive...

Computers are bad for your health, so learn damage limitation

Computers are bad for your health, so learn damage limitation

by Michael Fraser

Everyone uses computers these days. But there is a lack of information surrounding ergonomics. Repetitive strain injury is a real concern in many offices.

Rent reviews and lease renewals are an academic minefield

Rent reviews and lease renewals are an academic minefield

by Ben Neale

Rent reviews are infrequent but are important for landlords seeking to maximise income and tenants looking to lower overheads. Expertise is critical...

Going for green: 6 quick tips to be more environmentally friendly

Going for green: 6 quick tips to be more environmentally friendly

by Ian Kitchener

Businesses generally have more of an environmental impact than individuals: here are 6 simple ways to be kinder to the environment without having to make tremendous efforts.

Up in a Puff of Smoke – Coping with smoking regulations in the workplace

Up in a Puff of Smoke – Coping with smoking regulations in the workplace

by Michael Fraser

Whilst we know that the majority no longer approve of smokers, the recent regulations have made things difficult for those that do. Here's a brief guide...

Give us a break! How to take advantage of break clauses in your office lease

Give us a break! How to take advantage of break clauses in your office lease

by Ian Kitchener

Landlords want leases to be as long as possible. Tenants want flexibility as their needs change. Break clauses offer flexibility, provided you are canny

Size matters! The dangers of confined office space

Size matters! The dangers of confined office space

by Ian Kitchener

Businesses are squeezing more people into tighter spaces under the pressure to cut costs, risking employee unhappiness and lower productivity.

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