High-performance teams through syncing the senses

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: Corporate blog|

Have you ever felt as if managing your team is like trying to herd cats?  Each with their own personalities, ideas, work styles, ambitions …. and flash points? Being a manager these days can sometimes [...]

Mindfulness or Mind fulness?

By | September 5th, 2016|Categories: Corporate blog|

Are you out of your mind? You’ve lost track of how many e-mails are in your inbox, the report deadline is looming, you still need to deal with the snappy team member from the morning [...]

Is sitting really the new smoking?

By | September 3rd, 2016|Categories: Blog general, Corporate blog|

A while ago, a new catch phrase started doing the rounds, namely that ‘sitting is going to be the next smoking’.  And the more I think about it, the more I have to agree - [...]

The tactile sense

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Corporate blog|

The TACTILE (touch) sense is a primary sense we use on a daily basis to process information from the environment. It is vital for communication, interaction and performance. Receptors for the tactile system are located [...]

Sensory defensiveness

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Corporate blog|

Sensory defensiveness is the result of aversive or defensive reactions to what most people consider non-irritating sensory stimuli. Due to a low threshold/low tolerance the brain over-responds. It often leads to tension, anxiety, avoidance, stress, [...]

Open plan office dynamics

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Corporate blog|

The trend for the past 35 years in office design is to move towards open plan. It uses space more efficiently and is cost effective. It can be easily reconfigured and reduce construction cost. It [...]