Ten ways to: Cope in the heat

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2010

1. Get effective air-conditioning
2. Relax the dress code
2. Drink plenty of water
3. Breathe deeply: heat and tempers rise in sync
4. Know that mornings will be productive ...
5. ... and afternoons less so
6. Have office plants for oxygen circulation
7. Hold meetings outside
8. Keep tissues for sweaty hands
9. Use deodorant

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