Author Archives: Andrew Trotter

Holiday push overs – Companies that have unlimited allowances

By Andrew Trotter

A week of autumnal walks along some of South Devon’s beautiful beaches has left me with the feeling that I want more; more time to spend with my young family, more time to explore the world whilst I am still …

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Holiday push overs – Companies that have unlimited allowances

When you see red – don’t send an angry email

By Andrew Trotter

An old boss once gave me an invaluable tip that I have tried to adhere to; when you feel angry don’t fly off an email immediately, write it, save it in draft, then sleep on it. A sense of wrongdoing …

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When you see red – don’t send an angry email

Men demand flexible working too

By Andrew Trotter

At 3pm yesterday I braved the autumn cold to watch my son play in an Under 9s football match. I am one of the lucky ones, it was a Monday and I work flexibly. You may imagine I was alone, …

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Men demand flexible working too

The privacy line: Is it ok to snoop on employees’ emails?

By Andrew Trotter

A recent ruling by the European Court of Human Rights sheds some new light on whether it really is acceptable for bosses to play big brother and monitor the use of workers’ private email. Privacy and technology Ok so it’s …

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The privacy line: Is it ok to snoop on employees’ emails?

GloZone – Simplifying your experience

By Andrew Trotter

What is GloZone? GloZone is our bespoke business management platform, aimed at simplifying your business needs with Global Lingo. Accessible via any web browser it allows you to submit order requests, securely upload your project files (in any format), access …

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GloZone – Simplifying your experience

Don’t fake it, build it: How to boost your confidence

By Andrew Trotter

Don’t fake it, build it: how to boost your confidence? Our inner doubter looks to be rearing its head again; a new survey suggests that it’s not worries over money, workloads or promotions that is stressing employees out, it’s that …

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Don’t fake it, build it: How to boost your confidence

Prepare for the autumn Job Hunting

By Andrew Trotter

Summer is notoriously long and slow for job hunters with many candidates accepting that in August they might as well put their feet up and take a break. But with the month end in sight and summer holidays coming to …

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Prepare for the autumn Job Hunting

How to Switch off from Work on Your Holiday

By Andrew Trotter

You are lying on a golden beach staring at the azure waters and looking forward to the day stretching before you, you’ve waited months for this break and saved up the money to get you there, so why on earth …

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How to Switch off from Work on Your Holiday

Global Lingo has featured in two recent surveys as a Top Performer

By Andrew Trotter

We are really pleased to be recognised as a Top Performer in the Language Services and Learning and Development Industries In a recent analysis, Now Communications a London based B2B Marketing agency, ‘analysed the internet rankings of over 1,000 websites …

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Global Lingo has featured in two recent surveys as a Top Performer

Managing at work when you are having a personal crisis

By Andrew Trotter

Divorce, bereavement, ill health and stress hit even those that outwardly appear as if they have it all and glide through life without a single hiccup; yet for many that are good at concealing what is really going on, when …

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Managing at work when you are having a personal crisis