How Common is Stress in the Workplace?

There are some who may say stress is a fashionable reason to be signed off work. Sometimes, it seems as if everyone is suffering from it. However, this is devaluing the very real symptoms and feelings people experience when under stress. Some cope better in stressful situations than others, while some find their mental health suffers because they are stressed.

According …Read More

Situational Judgement Test

What is a Situational Judgement Test?

What is a Situational Judgement Test?
Often abbreviated to “SJTs”, a Situational Judgement Test is a type of psychological test measuring an individual’s behaviour and attitudes to work-related scenarios and assess how they approach situations encountered in the workplace.
These scenarios are reflective of a real-life aspect of a job, and require the individual to judge which is the most effective course …Read More

Graduates can't cope with office life

Graduates can’t cope with office life

A third of companies are concerned about young people’s attitude to work, states the Daily Mail.
Graduates can’t cope with office life after leaving the world of schooling. The 2017 UK University Graduate Employment Study by Accenture Strategy, found that almost three-quarters (71 per cent) of recent graduates believe they are underemployed, raising concerns that their expectations are out of touch …Read More