Covering everything from the benefits of being the underdog, the new four day working week and the impact of streaming music on the environment, here are some of the things industry experts are writing about which have sparked our interest this January.

All pieces linked below:

The upside of being an underdog:

Other things being equal, this year will see the end of open plan and start of a four day week:

Music streaming has a far worse carbon footprint than the heyday of records and CDs – new findings:

Making work less stressful and more engaging for your employees:

The 2020s “will see the return of the real”, argues Aaron Betsky:

We hope you find them as interesting as we did.