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July 2019

[UPDATE] 5 ways to keep your laptop clean

Written by Nathalie Leblond

Tips and tricks for keeping your laptop and desktop keyboard clean

If you work in an office, the chances are extremely high that you have a laptop or a desktop computer, possibly even both. Even...

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Workplace Hygiene
July 2019

Unisex bathrooms and what that means for hygiene

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Unisex or gender neutral bathrooms are becoming more common within our society. With them come some unique challenges of which business owners should be aware.

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Workplace Hygiene
July 2019

First impressions matter!

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Just like you cannot reverse time, you cannot remake a first impression. Its effects are long-lasting and may take some time (if not a lifetime) to change that perception. This is why there is a...

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Workplace Hygiene
June 2019

The power of smell

Written by Peta Florus

Our sense of smell is so powerful that it can trigger memories and deep-seated emotions that we associate with our childhood, or with milestones and events in our lives both good and bad.  

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Workplace Hygiene
May 2019

3 awkward office conversations and how to manage them

Written by Lemay Rogers

The office environment can sometimes feel like a field filled with landmines - deadlines, intimidating bosses and water cooler gossip all have to be navigated so carefully. I was recently reminded...

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Workplace Hygiene
May 2019

What is deep cleaning and why is it important?

Written by Bakang Kganyago

In shared bathrooms, there is often a build up of limescale, organic matter and faecal deposits in the toilets and urinals, despite excellent daily cleaning. This build-up becomes a source for...

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Workplace Hygiene
May 2019

Can bacteria on your hands make you healthier?

Written by Nathalie Leblond

We believe it can… which is why Initial is excited to announce the launch of our Signature range of bio-soaps.

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Workplace Hygiene
April 2019

6 office hygiene horror stories

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Ever walked into an office and wanted to walk right back out due to bad office hygiene habits? Or experienced a horror story so bad that you contemplated going back to the office the next day?

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Workplace Hygiene
April 2019

[UPDATE] Your office is losing 100’s of days a year to absenteeism: what can you do about it?

Written by Nathalie Leblond

April has arrived, and with it comes a definite chill in the air. And we all know what that means… We’re heading into cold and flu season. A recent article on the Medical Academic website stated...

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Workplace Hygiene
March 2019

7 of the funniest bathroom posters [gallery]

Written by Bakang Kganyago

Have you ever found yourself walking into a restroom and coming across a lighthearted poster, lightening up what would normally be a rather mundane trip to the loo?

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Workplace Hygiene

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