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Workplace stress levels on the rise worldwide, poll finds

Professionals across the world are more stressed than they were two and a half years ago.  Photo: AP

Half of working professionals worldwide are more stressed than they were 18 months ago, according to a survey by business consultancy Regus.

Saturday, 29 September, 2012, 6:42pm

Changing the way we work

A glimpse into the future of how work is performed can be seen as an increasing number of businesses around the world start to use serviced-office solutions.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm

A hard day at the beach

While tickets, passport and money will doubtless feature on the checklist as Hongkongers set off for the summer break, another priority sits high on the to-do list of many, with a large number of employees indicating they plan to spend up to three hours a day working on company business while they are on holiday.

21 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

More to it than just luck

Serviced offices are particularly useful for start-up companies, providing an upmarket address, ready-made facilities on flexible terms, and making upgrading or downsizing easy.

With its worldwide network of more than 1,200 offices in 520 cities, Regus has been in touch with aspiring entrepreneurs for more than 20

28 May 2012 - 12:00am

Embracing mobility

Flexible working is gaining momentum worldwide, in line with a drive by companies to reduce overheads and the development of internet technology that makes the office easily portable.

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Mobile staff get pit stop

With fast technology, network improvements and a rapidly growing variety of instruments for communication, the demand for a speedy response is increasing, as we aim to use every possible moment to get our daily work done sooner.

23 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Spurred on by challenges

Hans Leijten's move from an established airline to a fast-growing serviced office company has reignited the feeling of adventure in him.

Leijten joined global serviced office provider Regus in 2008 as regional vice-president of East Asia, when demand for a flexible working environment was fuelling expansion in Asia.

5 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Survival tips for firms

Many businesses fail to prepare for emergency situations. However, we only have to look at the chain of disasters that hit the world last year - the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the Middle East uprisings, the Christchurch earthquake and the floods in Bangkok - to realise the urgency for companies to think ahead.

9 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Home away from home

Global serviced office chains offer a wide range of benefits for busy business travellers.

For example, businessmen using the services of Regus in Hong Kong can take a break in the lounge of one the company's 12 serviced offices, checking e-mail on their own computer using the lounge's free Wi-fi or on the Mac computer for communal use.

5 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Tsim Sha Tsui

Regus Business Centre - Miramar Address 10/F, Miramar Tower, 132 Nathan Road Telephone +852 3928 5555

Ava Restaurant Slash Bar Address 38/F, Hotel Panorama by Rhombus, 8A Hart Avenue Telephone +852 3550 0262

3 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

HK men twice as likely to overwork

It looks like it's the men who are putting in the hard yards in Hong Kong on the work front, if a recent survey is anything to go by.

10 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Make workplaces family friendly

Efforts to fight discrimination on the grounds of sex have come a long way in Hong Kong. Thanks to decades of public education and better laws to protect them, women are arguably less vulnerable to discrimination nowadays than they used to be. We aspire to give them equal opportunities at work without compromising the need for them to fulfil family duties.

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Meeting requirements

While some start-ups, such as technological ventures, have been established in a garage, other new businesses need to provide a high-end impression and inviting atmosphere to clients and business associates.

When Memo Ozdogan, project co-ordinator of Senzanome, looked for an office and showroom for his jewellery company, he had a list of criteria in mind.

12 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Regus Business Centre

With over 1100 business centres across 500 cities in 85 countries, Regus is one of the world's largest providers of workplace solutions.

One of Regus' latest offerings is its recently opened centre in Beijing's brand new China World Tower 3.

27 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Break from the office

Companies that consciously adjust and adapt to the increasingly popular 'nomadic' or 'mobile' work culture will likely have happier employees, according to a recent report.

15 Aug 2011 - 12:00am