Blog - October 2017

  • My Visit to The Earth Saviours Foundation, Gurugram by Abhilasha Dhamija

    Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by Abhilasha DhamijaNo comments

    A few of us from the makepositive India office recently got a chance to visit the old age home at The Earth Saviours Foundation, Gurugram established in 2008 by Ravi Kalra (aka The Karma Yogi). We got a deep insight into some of the bitter and disillusioned realities of life, which turned out to be an eye-opener for us as we reflected on our way back to be always with our parents through thick ...

  • Why hiring a veteran can be a serious advantage by Ryan Nast

    Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by Ryan NastNo comments

    makepositive is an equal opportunities employer and takes pride in supporting campaigns aimed to improve the rights of all. In the first of our series of employee insights, we hear from former Royal Marine Ryan Nast, makepositive CRM Program Manager. So… why hire a veteran in to your organisation? What could this bring and what are the advantages? Here are 5 compelling reasons why you should ...

  • Walking Meetings ... by Emma Watts

    Posted on Friday, October 6, 2017 by Emma WattsNo comments

    I did something yesterday that I haven’t done in ages. Something I love doing and something that has so many benefits, I was kicking myself for not getting back to it sooner: a walking meeting. Nothing complicated, nothing crazy, just walking and talking, at the same time. In honour of Walk to School month (yes, it’s a thing) I thought I’d go ahead and blog about it. There are so many benefits to ...