Happy New Year from Behavioural Insights Team Solutions!! 2018 was an exciting year for BITS ltd. We have helped people in industries from power generation to food manufacture and worked with organisations from gearbox manufacturers to children’s charities. We have helped almost 100 companies in the construction industry to work safer and trained over 1,000 Read more about Happy New Year from BITS[…]
Looking back over the year’s articles, it seemed an appropriate time to re-post this one. The time between Christmas and New Year is for many filled with food, drink and occasionally forgetting what day it is! During this period, if you are lucky enough to be off work, be sure to plan your merriment around Read more about A Friday thought on Drinking[…]
Today’s look back at Friday thoughts is a post from this summer. An uncharacteristic rant that hopefully led to some worthwhile learning with a strong foundation in science. Something that may seem trivial to you could be a green light for others to embark on a rule breaking spree with disastrous consequences! A Friday thought Read more about A Friday Thought on lawlessness. (Cert 12A moderate language with scenes of mild peril).[…]
I just don’t want to talk about Jesus today. A few days ago, at lunchtime I popped into town to stretch my legs and browse the local shops. After a good walk around and the realisation I don’t actually do browsing, I decided to walk back home and get back to work. As I walked Read more about A Friday thought on engagement.[…]
You can now book yourself onto a BITS training course or host a training course at your workplace for your team. All BITS training courses include the application of behavioural science to your work. The science elements are presented in terms that everyone will understand, by trainers who have decades of experience in manufacturing and Read more about BITS Training is open for business![…]
One of the most powerful leadership tools available to a manager is to listen to a concern from a team member, act upon it and fix it.
Good leaders let poor performers grow. Bad leaders let poor performers go.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today! As I type my Friday thought on a Sunday afternoon I am given to thinking about procrastination. The thief of time it is often said. In the main I would agree. So many times we waste time, miss opportunities or lose efficiencies by simply not Read more about A Friday thought on a Sunday[…]
If, like me, you are little perplexed by people who prod, poke and distort their bodies rather than settle for what the Divine Potter gave them, you will have noticed that eyebrows seem to be a major area of focus these days. Some people remove them then paint McDonald’s like arches on their foreheads, others Read more about What’s going on with eyebrows these days?[…]
The truth is, our behaviour is based more on our learning from experience than following instruction. However, if a rule is written to keep us safe, or an instruction is given that will make our company more profitable, why wouldn’t we follow it? Until 1983, it was not a legal requirement to wear a seatbelt in your car Read more about People do as they are told, right?[…]