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Rewarding your staff

All companies need an effective rewards system for employees, addressing four core areas: compensation (pay), benefits (perks), recognition (highlighting) and appreciation (proving that value has been added). However, problems exist with reward systems in many organisations.

Nine Tips For Cross-Country Runners

If you’re looking at getting into cross-country running, then you might not know exactly where to start. You might easily fall into one of a number of pitfalls along the way. Let’s take a look at some of the challenges posed by a cross-country course which even experienced runners might find themselves tripping over.

Resistance and Weight Training isn’t Only for Beefcakes

Well there used to be a time when resistance training and weight training referred to exactly the same thing, but with nifty exercise equipment like resistance bands since being developed, weight training perhaps falls under the umbrella of resistance training. Resistance training basically entails those exercises which are completed with the aim of putting some tension on the targeted muscle so that it works hard …

Last 50 Years Of Batman (Parallax Post)

What?! The plans you refer to will soon be back in our hands. In my experience, there is no such thing as luck. I’m trying not to, kid. Jedi Academy Don’t act so surprised, Your Highness. You weren’t on any mercy mission this time. Several transmissions were beamed to this ship by Rebel spies. I want to know what happened to the plans they sent …

Here Are Some Cats Who Prove Why They Aren’t Considered Man’s Best Friend.

Sorry, checking all the water in this area; there’s an escaped fish. *Insistently* Bow ties are cool! Come on Amy, I’m a normal bloke, tell me what normal blokes do! Did I mention we have comfy chairs? Father Christmas. Santa Claus. Or as I’ve always known him: Jeff. Saving the world with meals on wheels. Annihilate? No. No violence. I won’t stand for it. Not …