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Your mission is not you

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Your mission is not you… Whilst on holiday, I’ve had the rare opportunity to finish a book. Yes, a whole book. Might not sound much to many of you but for those of you who have kids, it’s a minor miracle. The author, Carey Nieuwhof, writes about his own experiences of burnout and how to […]

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Merry Christmas!

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Merry Christmas

So here it is, Merry Christmas…! We’d like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers and colleagues, past, present and future and to wish you all a Merry Christmas! We’ve had a great first year at Cornerstone Resources and are excited at our plans for 2019. If you would like to keep in […]

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Working from Home – Fan or Critic?

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Flexible working - Cornerstone Resources HR Consultancy Cheshire

As I sit here in my home ‘office’ area, I think about how fortunate I have been to be able to enjoy working from home in a lot of the jobs I have had, especially in the last ten years. Why is working from home so good? It’s saved me so much travel time / […]

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What other ways can I help?

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There are so many worthwhile causes we want to help but many of us, particularly at this time of year, are a bit strapped for cash. CAF (Charities Aid Foundation) has written this short article showing how you can still help some great charities but in the less obvious ways….. #peoplematter #CornerstoneResources #hr https://www.cafonline.org/my-personal-giving/long-term-giving/resource-centre/you-don%27t-have-to-give-more-to-do-more?utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=DonatingToCharity  

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Intrapreneurship…is it worth the investment?

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Fascinating article from Alison Coleman about what happens when organisations ‘allow’ their people to spend some time on a side project or give them ‘dabble time’ as Google call it. Many, small and large businesses alike, have found that it has fostered a new culture of creativity and injected new ideas. However, the majority of […]

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Is there such a thing as working too hard?

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Working too hard

Is there such a thing as working too hard? According to OECD research, the average UK employee works 36.7 hours a week. This is down 0.3 hours a week since 2000. However this figure rises to 42.3 hours a week when just full time employees are taken into account. So whilst Greek employees work the […]

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Cornerstone Resources

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We are putting the finishing touches to our business and are scheduled to go live in early 2018. We will post developments here as we move towards ‘go-live’ so please keep checking our site for news!