Health & Wellbeing

10th October is World Mental Health Day

10th October is World Mental Health Day, this year the theme is “mental health in an unequal world” This theme aims to highlight that that access to mental health services remains unequal – with between 75% to 95% of people […] Read more

The Business of Conservation

Chamber members came out to volunteer with Citizen Zoo to clean up, manage and improve local woodland in New Malden. Read more

New awards to celebrate the best of business in Kingston

New awards to celebrate the best of business in Kingston The new Kingston Borough Business Awards launch encourages inspirational businesses to stand up and be recognised for their achievements The Kingston Borough Business Awards (KBBA) have been launched by Kingston […] Read more

How to record a Christmas Video Message

How to record a Christmas Video Message A  Christmas Video Message is a really great way to send Season’s Greetings to your family and friends, especially if you are not able to celebrate together. If you are unable to see […] Read more

Navigating Furlough – Live Q&A

In preparation for the applications opening for the new Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, known as Furloughing staff we conducted a live Q&A session to answer some of our members questions about how it works. We invited members Sandra Porter from […] Read more

Coping during the COVID-19 crisis

Coping during the COVID-19 crisis. By  KML Occupational Health   Social media is awash with advice on how to structure our days spent on lockdown; bolstering our productivity; and discovering previously latent creativity. For those lucky enough to still be […] Read more

Content messaging in the ‘new normal’​

How should businesses be promoting themselves in a COVID-19 climate? Right now, we’re all in the same boat, whether we’re employees or business owners, never has there been a time of so much uncertainty and risk. Of course, uncertainty leads […] Read more

How to deliver exceptional flexible working for your company

Flexible and remote working has ushered in a new era of work, one made up of entirely distributed teams, four day working weeks and stronger business resilience. Nowadays, few businesses need all their staff stationed permanently in the office 100% […] Read more

CORONAVIRUS IS YOUR BUSINESS READY?

If the number of cases increase or we start to see quarantine zones set up in the UK around towns and cities such as in China and Italy, then businesses are going to be presented with some very difficult, and potentially expensive, decisions. How should you deal with staff that show symptoms, or should you close an entire business? Read more

Time to get your colours done!

Award-winning stylist Anita Feron Clark digs further than skin deep Knowing which colours to wear near your face can make a world of difference to how you look and feel. We can all wear reds, greens and blues, but do […] Read more

How to be a juggling genius

How to be a juggling genius As a business coach, I work with a whole range of people. Some of them have been running their business for years, whilst others are just starting out. Whatever stage they’re at, there’s one […] Read more

Why self-confident managers almost always produce great results

Last month I explained how your team’s self-confidence affects your organisation as a whole – from the general wellbeing of your business all the way to the bottom line. I then went on to list a series of tips that […] Read more

How To Build A Team You Can Be Proud Of

How often have you said, “Our people are our most important resource”? Do you mean you truly understand that the success of your business depends on your people? Let me show you some statistics to ram the point home. A […] Read more

Have you ever found yourself saying, ‘I’m so stressed!’

Have you ever found yourself saying, ‘I’m so stressed!’ Yes? Me too! We are not alone. Stress and anxiety, particularly in the workplace, are fast becoming leading global health problems. The UK Mental Health Foundation said recently that 74 per […] Read more