We were lucky enough to be invited away recently on a trip to Spain. Naturally, we wouldn't dare turn down such a generous offer, or pass up on a chance to escape the office for a couple of days! So, a few weeks ago I found myself headed up to London, preparing to jet off and visit a part of one of my favourite countries that I had never … [Read more...] about A Tale Of Two Cities: Madrid and Toledo.
Employees are happier when they are in dynamic, inspiring, and sometimes even exotic working environments. Now, this does not mean you need to suggest relocating the whole office or even separate departments. You don't have to move your R&D team to the Canary Islands. Accounting does not have to take up residency in The Emirates. … [Read more...] about Incentive Travel: Make The Most of Out-Of-Office Opportunities.
The Penha Longa resort is simply one of the most sublime hotels to visit on the Iberian Peninsula. Boasting not one, but two Michelin starred restaurants, a 27-hole world-class golf course, as well as a 1,500 sqm wellness centre and spa, the word luxury has never been more relevant than when referring to the Penha Longa. Situated in the … [Read more...] about Hotel Focus: Penha Longa
Team building amongst colleagues is a valuable method of improving co-operation, productivity, and positivity in the workplace. It's an opportunity to get people out of the office, and their comfort zones, to encourage them to interact and develop better relationships with their colleagues. But is there really more to team building then a … [Read more...] about Motivation Vacation: Why Team Building Matters
Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. There is a good reason for that. For centuries, it has managed to hold on to its distinctly medieval and Gothic feel, thanks to the fantastic restoration and maintenance of its many historical buildings. The Old Town square, Charles Bridge, and the former royal palace are just a … [Read more...] about Destination: Prague “The City of a Hundred Spires”.
The typical trip to Benidorm is not one where the word “luxury” may spring to mind straight away. The towering skyscrapers and the sizeable number of apartment blocks that dominate its skyline are more reminiscent of Las Vegas then they are of a seaside city on the Costa Blanca. The famous Hotel Bali may look impressive thanks to its … [Read more...] about Hotel Focus: Asia Gardens