Scarily, 20% of the UK’s construction companies do not have any women in senior roles.
Many companies offer benefits such as unlimited holidays, shorter working hours and the opportunity to work from home. But are these beneficial for the business?
Could the staff in your workplace do with a boost in morale? Are the employee turnover rates high and productivity levels low too? Corporate team-building activities could make for the perfect solution to turning these issues around.
Business owners say the pressures of work are putting an increasing strain on personal and family relationships.
The peak holiday season may be over for another year but for many freelancers and micro-business owners it will have passed them by completely.