Category: Culture

What are the Benefits of Remote Working for Businesses?

6th December 2018 Off

Today, we welcome Guest Blogger, Laura Farrer, who explores the benefits of adopting Remote Working for your business! Remote Working Revolution Virtual workers may get to commute from the beach, but their employers are enjoying even better rewards by adopting flexible work models. The Remote Working Revolution is in full swing, More than ever, employees…

By Guest Blogger

How SmartWorking Improves Company Culture in Your Business

27th November 2018 Off

The advantages of an inspiring company culture typically include loyalty, productivity and engagement. We all strive to work in an environment where we appreciate each other and inspire others to work hard and be thought leaders in their field. Without company culture, it can be harder to motivate your employees and colleagues alike. What exactly…

By Chloe Sullivan

How Big Data Can Be Your Diversity Ally

14th November 2018 Off

If you ask around, most companies will tell how much they want to be diverse and inclusive. Making that a reality however, is the tricky part. This week’s #DiversitySeries discusses how data can help you achieve this! Ask any business their thoughts on having a diverse workforce and nearly everyone will say promoting diversity is one of their…

By Vithoria Escobar

I’m Not Remotely Interested…

13th November 2018 Off

Today’s guest blog is brought to us by the wonderful Joy Redmond, a passionate advocate and practitioner of SmartWorking! Image: Ballymoney North Beach by Kate Kos, Katekos.com …. in being tied to a building, a company or a function. For as long as I can remember, I’ve preferred to have my fingers in a few pies. In school,…

By Guest Blogger

How Company Culture Can Drive Competitive Edge

6th November 2018 Off

In 2004, Blockbuster ruled the video rental world. With revenue of $6 billion, it had the world queuing patiently in stores to rent their Friday night entertainment. Meanwhile, Netflix was quietly mounting a challenge. Within 6 years, Blockbuster had filed for bankruptcy, and Netflix had grown its revenue to $2.2 billion (How Netflix Destroyed Blockbuster…

By Guest Blogger

Overcoming Bias Requires Education, Implementation and Practice

31st October 2018 Off

Diversity has been proven to be beneficial in all levels within a company. But what is the best way to achieve it? In our #Diversity Series of the week we analyse how companies can commit to a sustained inclusive work environment. Over the last few weeks, we’ve analysed the concept of bias and evidenced the prejudicial…

By Vithoria Escobar

Unconscious Bias Starts With You

17th October 2018 Off

Today marks the first day of our new Diversity Series! Every Wednesday for the next few weeks we will be discussing topics concerning the challenges and importance of diversity and inclusion, a mission we’re passionate about at Abodoo.    The key to understanding the concept of unconscious bias is to realize that everyone has unconscious biases.…

By Vithoria Escobar

Cut the Commute and the Skills Gap: Our Solution to Green Jobs

26th July 2018 Off

We are passionate about lots of things here at Abodoo, including Green Jobs. But the one element that I am proud to be an advocate of is our ambition to cut carbon emissions and tackle the skills gap through SmartWorking.   Let’s be honest, when you see ‘Carbon Emissions,’ on your Twitter feed, you tend…

By Chloe Sullivan