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    Food and Drink

    No more lacklustre lunches – try these 3 tasty back-to-work recipes instead

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    Careers

    These memes perfectly sum up how we all feel about a return to the office

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    Wellbeing

    Going back to the office? 5 surprising health benefits of your daily commute

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A woman at work
Careers

Your rights around returning to the office, as explained by a legal expert

Can an employer force you to return? And are you allowed to ask for a flexible contract if you didn't have one before?

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Work wear has had a re-brand, and it's never been more comfortable
Fashion

Workwear has had a makeover – this is what we’ll be wearing to go back to the office

Desk-to-dusk dressing, made comfortable.

Posted by
Naomi May
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A woman walking out the door on her way to work
Mental Health

Are you out of ‘office-shape’? 10 ways to psychologically prepare yourself to return to your desk

Get ready for your first day with these tips from a psychologist.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Working from home illustration: ata streaming from woman using laptop
Careers

The big problem with Boris Johnson telling us to go “back to work”

Government guidance to "work from home if you can" will be relaxed in England from 19 July, the prime minister has said.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Lauren Geall
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Are rose-tinted glasses clouding your decision to return to the office?

Here’s how to make a decision which puts your mental health first.

Two women chatting in the kitchen at work
Mental Health

Coping mechanisms to try if you’re nervous about seeing colleagues IRL again

We asked an expert to share her top tips.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
A woman looking at her screen.
Strength

6 back and neck stretches to do after sitting at a desk all day

Long day? Stretch it out.

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
Published
A woman working from home
Mental Health

Is ‘hybrid working’ the answer to better mental health post-pandemic?

Here’s what you need to know.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
women-stressed-trying-to-work-in-toxic-environment
Careers

How to navigate a toxic workplace and set healthy boundaries

Looking to change potentially toxic elements of your workplace? Here are the top boundaries to draw.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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Female boss and employee in conversation in office environment
Careers

How to curb the need to ‘people please’ your boss at work

Here's how to put your own progress and needs first in the workplace, according to expert Emma Reed Turrell.

Posted by
Charley Ross
Published
A woman with tight hips from sitting at her laptop stretches into her back.
Strength

Say goodbye to tight hips with these four simple stretches

Sitting down all day? Try these.

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
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Miranda Larbi
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Four stretches every desk worker needs

Shoulders feeling crunchy? Neck aching from hours staring at a screen? Time to take a stretching break

Confused woman
Careers

Furlough ends on 31 October, so what happens next? Experts explain the reality of it

Experts share their advice for people.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Skeletal health and bad posture
Beauty

The surprising negative impact bad posture can have on your mental health

Currently working from your sofa? Read this.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
Published
More people are looking for work outside of London.
Careers

Is “reverse commuting” the future of living and working in London?

More and more people are commuting outside of London for new jobs.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
A woman working with a face mask on
Life

Feeling anxious about going back to the office? Here’s how to handle it

Research by Bupa has shown almost two thirds of British workers feel anxious about the prospect of returning to the workplace after coronavirus.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Co-working office spaces in London.
Careers

9 co-working spaces to join in London

To get that office feeling again.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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"The Mindy Project, created by and starring Mindy Kaling, was the first time I'd seen an Indian woman presented as desirable."
Life

8 sitcoms about office life that feel like relics from a pre-Covid world

Get ready to feel nostalgic for office politics, meetings that could’ve been emails, and literal watercooler chat.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
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An expert explains why “rotational offices” could be the future of work

Because coronavirus has changed the way most of us work.

Returning to work: when will offices be open again.
Careers

People feel in the dark about what their employers’ next steps for returning to work are

Nearly half of people in the UK don't know when they'll be back in the office.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published