Happiness at work

Happiness at work

Martin Seligman’s positive psychology in the work place: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/culture-in-mind/201802/happy-work Positive psychology can be used in a variety of ways to increase happiness and satisfaction in the workplace. To put this into place,...
Skinny Bakery

Skinny Bakery

This week I had the opportunity to have a week’s work experience at Aldrich and have loved my time here. I have learned so much, the team have taught me business skills which make so much sense and have given me a foundation to prepare me for my future career in Human...
Philosophy in Business?

Philosophy in Business?

Philosophy and Business don’t necessarily appear to be closely linked. However, they are! Our purpose in life is to flourish and seek the good for human life, bringing fulfillment as Aristotle’s phrase Eudaimonia captures.  A good business pursues the goal of...
Charles I: King and Collector

Charles I: King and Collector

Treasures reunited at the Royal Academy During his reign, Charles I acquired and commissioned a remarkable collection of paintings and sculptures, including pieces by Titian, Rubens and Van Dyck, rendering him one of the most significant art collectors (and...
Meeting the team at Aldrich & Co.

Meeting the team at Aldrich & Co.

After completing a full-time masters in October 2017, I started my job search. Recent reports of rising inflation, declining value of the sterling, slowing economic growth and a stagnant job market were enough to put even to most optimistic job searcher on alert. I...