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Travel Grants for MK Business 1st February 2021 Travel Grants for MK Business Grants available to support Green Recovery at MK workplaces Sadly, the Covid-19 crisis has placed unprecedented demands on everyone and has affected all aspects of our lives during this time… Cycle parking for your workplace 22nd January 2021 Cycle parking for your workplace Ride your way to becoming a Cycle Friendly Employer Throughout the pandemic, cycling has been a favoured mode of travel, helping key workers to commute safely, a pastime for the… 20th January 2021 Apply for cycle parking at your school Let’s make the return to work a green one 10th September 2020 Let’s make the return to work a green one The road to a ‘green’ recovery From this month we see more of Milton Keynes restart –  schools return and with the Furlough scheme to end in October and Government… 10 reasons why an E-cargo bike could be great for your business 1st September 2020 10 reasons why an E-cargo bike could be great for your business E-cargo bikes: the future of urban deliveries With the recent spike in home deliveries putting a strain on our already congested roads, businesses are looking for more convenient and sustainable… #RestartMK – Return to Work 18th June 2020 #RestartMK – Return to Work A flexible and active approach to planning your workforce’s post lockdown commute. Whilst many workplaces have been working remotely during restrictions, now lockdown is slowly being eased, organisations may face… 10 reasons why Milton Keynes is a great place for electric cars 2nd March 2020 10 reasons why Milton Keynes is a great place for electric cars Milton Keynes is the new city that continues to grow at a rapid rate. In fact, we’re one of the fastest-growing places in the UK. With our visionary design and… Changing commutes can be positive 8th October 2019 Changing commutes can be positive Encouraging your staff to MK the switch and change their commute to work can be met by a number of hurdles. Getting your team past them makes the… Get your team to MK the Move to the bus 8th October 2019 Get your team to MK the Move to the bus With an increasing focus on the environment and global warming, many businesses are making the move towards creating green travel plans. As a part of a Modeshift Stars travel plan,… Why green commuting could change your life and how to get started 2nd October 2019 Why green commuting could change your life and how to get started For many, driving the commute to work can be as stressful as the working day itself. With the combination of traffic jams, rush hours, finding a parking space… 7 reasons why you should consider walking to work 2nd October 2019 7 reasons why you should consider walking to work We understand! Getting to work quickly and easily is the main aim of most workers. Reduce the stress, stay warm and dry, enjoy an extra 15 minutes in… Why you should use Modeshift STARS for your travel plan 2nd October 2019 Why you should use Modeshift STARS for your travel plan Having a happy and healthy workforce is the key to the success of any business. One of the easiest ways of improving staff health and morale is to… Embracing flexible working to improve your green credentials 2nd October 2019 Embracing flexible working to improve your green credentials In the last ten years, technology has undoubtedly changed the way we work. Remote and agile working are increasingly becoming buzzwords across business. Flexible working has been shown… Why you should hop on the bus 2nd October 2019 Why you should hop on the bus Hopping on the bus to work can have dramatically positive effects on your health and on your local community. Staggeringly if one in twenty-five car journeys in the… How to enhance your Green Credentials 25th August 2019 How to enhance your Green Credentials Whether you are a small business or a large multi-site company it’s a good idea to create and implement a travel plan for your company. With a limited outlay,… 4 reasons to get your team on 2 wheels 13th August 2019 4 reasons to get your team on 2 wheels You’ve considered all the positive impacts of a cycle-friendly workforce on your business, now what do you do?   Make cycling attractive Make it easier for your… Car Sharing; Encourage your workforce to share their commute 13th August 2019 Car Sharing; Encourage your workforce to share their commute In recent years a number of large UK businesses, including Tesco and Land Rover, have begun encouraging their staff to consider car sharing as a preferred transport option. Car… Benefits of being a cycle friendly employer 13th August 2019 Benefits of being a cycle friendly employer Have you ever considered how your team commute to work and whether that commute affects your business? Encouraging your staff to change up the way they travel to work… Why is it important for your staff to take a lunchbreak? 13th August 2019 Why is it important for your staff to take a lunchbreak? According to Totaljobs over half of UK employees don’t take a full lunchbreak. Their research found that over two thirds of respondents said that their reason was that they… Discover the benefits of sharing your commute 13th August 2019 Discover the benefits of sharing your commute We’ve hopefully all seen the successful Peter Kay comedy about car sharing, a boss forced to awkwardly share his travelling space with a co-worker. While, for many of us,… Free yourself from the gym, cycle to work 13th August 2019 Free yourself from the gym, cycle to work Do you pay for gym membership? Be honest with yourself, how often do you go? A recent poll discovered that 11% of gym members don’t use their membership and…
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