Capella Resources & Journal

Must-Know Facts for Remote Employee Safety

Capella CEO, Criona Turley, recently delivered a webinar on remote employee safety as part of a conference hosted by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. In this recorded session, Criona addresses everything you need to know as an employer, HR Manager, or EHS Manager about the Health & Safety of employees working from home.

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4 Essential Tips for Working from Home (Again…)

It’s back to work in the New Year and not much has changed for many of us. Including our surroundings. If, like most, you are staring at the same four walls for the foreseeable future, here are some essential tips for working from home to help you survive (and thrive)!

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Hybrid-Working: 5 Things You Need to do Now to be Ready

Hybrid-working is the new “it” phrase in corporate strategy for 2021. What’s right for your company will depend on a number of factors, but one thing is certain: if you are planning to have a hybrid-workforce in 2021, you need to plan ahead. Here is how to get started.

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The Law Around Staff Working From Home

In this recorded interview with Richard Grogan, Partner at Richard Grogan & Associates, we discuss the need for employers to consider the health and safety of staff working from home, their ergonomic set up, risk-assessment, data security and the need to record working hours.

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4 Simple ways to Practice Mindfulness in the Office (and Home Office)

More than ever, we need mindfulness. In the midst of a global pandemic, we are also navigating the very real emotions and realities in our daily lives. Thankfully though, being aware of our emotional state can help us traverse these difficult situations. Try incorporating these tips into your daily routine to practice mindfulness in the office (and home office).

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5 Critical Skills for Managing a Remote Team

As remote working continues to be the new normal for many organizations, leaders need to adjust old ways of managing and be more in-tune to the realities of overseeing a virtual team. Here are 5 critical skills for managing a remote team that will help your staff (and you!) thrive.

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5 Essential Job Skills for Employment Post-Pandemic

As companies strive to reinvent themselves for profitability post pandemic, finding the right employees who can execute that vision will be more important than ever. Demonstrating these 5 in-demand job skills to potential employers will be essential in helping you stand out among other candidates post-pandemic.

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How to Ease Employees’ Return to Work Anxiety

The sense of uncertainty is a common trigger for anxiety. And if 2020 has had one hallmark characteristic, uncertainly would be it. As many companies consider returning to the office, they must also factor in employees’ natural apprehension about what this will entail.

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How Your Staff’s Home Office Set Up is Affecting Your Bottom Line

Depending in what country you work, your answer to this will likely be different, especially when it comes to health and safety. For European countries like Ireland and the UK, the obligations of the employer are clear: you are liable for the health and safety of your employees no matter where they work. If you are an American firm, the lines may be more blurred. Here are some things you need to consider, no matter where you are based.

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