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The Modern-Day Zombie Apocalypse

The Modern-Day Zombie Apocalypse is upon us.  Workplace zombies are aimlessly dragging themselves down the aisles looking for someone to feed on, passing their lack of thirst for their role on to any colleague that spends even the smallest amount of time with them.  The infection can spread in only a matter of moments. Disengaged, lifeless, fleshy forms travel in …

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Transfer- A Journey

We are delighted to announce that here at Beyond The Box HQ we are partnering with Polkadot Consultants Ltd, leaders in this specific area of Equality and Diversity, in offering the innovative seminar, Transfer- A Journey. Transfer approaches understanding the Trans* experience from a non-Trans* perspective, and will be a vital tool in any organisation’s Equality and Diversity portfolio.  Aiming …

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Selling Products in the Salon?

Many hair and beauty havens view themselves as simply offering a service, and rarely consider the option of selling products in the salon. Visits to salons are opportunities to be treated and pampered, but whatever the reasoning for the client’s visit they are in a very hot sales seat!   The salon client is the perfect audience for any sales person; they …

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Driving Brand Loyalty

Driving brand loyalty requires a deep amount of commitment from a brand. Brands need to humanise the shopping experience that they offer to their customers; identifying their customer’s wants and needs by speaking to them through emotional and connected values. So, how can your brand connect with customers through emotion?   Of course, brands need to ensure that their branded communication …

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Customer Service. The Friendly Chap Waiting to Assist

Customer service is more than just ensuring client satisfaction, it’s about building and maintaining a long lasting relationship. Customer Service stands firm at the forefront of your favourite retailer’s door. He welcomes you with his subtle charms, being witty yet polite, making you feel comfortable in his presence. If successful, you and Customer Service will become great friends. You will …

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Artificial Intelligence Needs You

Artificial Intelligence (AI) now ranges across a wide spectrum. In the last decade AI has fixed itself upon us, but has it created a codependency between human and machine in the workplace? Lets begin with Siri. With an assortment of solutions and anecdotes, Siri has become a firm favourite amongst the masses. Where would the modern world be without this …

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Face-to-Face Training vs Online Learning

Face–to-face training is still the most effective way to learn, even with the emergence of online learning. Although users irrespective of time or location can access online learning, not all skills can be learned online. This is especially true of students who are looking to provide a bespoke service, reaching world-class standard. Traditional face-to-face training therefore has many advantages, including …

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Actively Working Beyond The Box With The Local Community

Here at Beyond The Box we live our values both in and out of the workplace, and this week we helped local charity, Independent Options, at their annual Easter Egg Hunt! Keeley Sawdon-Molloy, Social Media and Content Marketing Executive for Beyond The Box, assisted Independent Options at their Easter Fair on Sunday 23rd April 2017. Independent Options is a local …

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Remaining Human In The Digital Age

The digital age allows businesses to engage on a global scale, but can it promote high levels of workforce engagement? The answer is yes.  Yes, it can, but it must be taken advantage of in the correct environment. Creating an environment that optimises human engagement will emphasise the importance of keeping your humanity. Companies everywhere are under a tremendous amount …

A Huge Thank You From Circus Starr

Here at Beyond The Box we do everything in our power to create a comfortable and inclusive environment in which everyone can enjoy and succeed. We aim to live our values each and every day, both in and out of the workplace, and this week we donated enough money to secure fifteen seats with Circus Starr! Circus Starr is a …