Ensemble mentality

As it’s National Inclusion Week, it seems fitting to explore how music can overcome some of the challenges associated with diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We often refer to diversity and inclusion interchangeably but it’s important to understand the difference. In the simplest of terms, diversity relates to the Read more…

Musical leadership

In my last post I talked about where Music in Offices (MIO) started and how we have grown over the last ten years. During this period I have had many conversations with clients who represent leading talent from the City’s HR and business community. I’ve heard an endless number of Read more…

Creating harmony at work

In her first blog post for Music in Offices, MIO Founder Tessa Marchington shares what inspired her to set up the workplace wellbeing organisation.  I’m going to tell you how major banks, law firms and other organisations are reaping the benefits music brings to employee engagement, retention and the bottom Read more…

Why we need Music in Offices

My name is Tessa Marchington and I am a pianist. I set up Music In Offices in 2006 after graduating from The Royal Academy of Music. I’m neither medical, nor a scientist but I am passionate about music and passionate about working with people. I believe in bringing people together Read more…