Strange facts about Birmingham to know

Strange facts about Birmingham to know

Birmingham is a major city in the West Midlands region of England and has the second largest metropolitan economy in the United Kingdom. With a population of 1.101 million, it is Britain’s second city and is also the home of the famous chocolate brand, Cadbury. Music Birmingham has no lack of musical icons and boasts famous names from every musical genre, with heavy rock musician Ozzy Osbourne from Black Sabbath, Robert Plant from Led Zeppelin, reggae band UB40, Duran Duran, The Moody Blues, ELO, Steve Winwood and The Streets, to…

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An introduction to Bike Buddies

An introduction to Bike Buddies

Cycling is growing in popularity in the UK for many reasons, not least the health benefits and financial savings, and environmental factors. However, the fact that more people are doing it doesn’t make that first trip any less daunting. Cycling can be the only option for refugees when they first arrive in the UK, but they come with no knowledge of the local area. That’s where Bike Buddies comes in. What’s the idea? The idea of Bike Buddies is to pair a newly arrived refugee cyclist with a buddy, like…

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5 More Top Team-Building Trends

5 More Top Team-Building Trends

Having a harmonious workforce can make a world of difference to the workplace, but it’s not always easy to achieve. Each role in your organisation requires a different skill set, and just as employees’ skill sets differ, so will their personalities. These differing personalities can mean that conflicts will arise, and as Management Study Guide (MSG) suggests, no one benefits from that. It is time-consuming and detrimental to the business. Team-building activities are a great way to help identify and resolve potential conflicts between employees and also strengthen existing workplace…

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