Work Life

Work Life, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

Returning to the office: 7 memes that perfectly sum up how everyone is feeling

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

Posted by
Amy Beecham
  • work-life-career-identity
    Careers

    “I’ve built my whole life around work. How do I press undo?”

  • The Imperfect Act of Caring Jessica Ryn unpaid carer
    Life

    “I quit my job to become a full-time, unpaid carer for my husband – here’s what I’ve learned” 

  • This Instagram post nails the awkwardness of reaching out to someone you haven’t spoken to in forever (and how to get past it)
    Careers

    How to email someone you haven’t spoken to in forever without making it awkward

Latest Stories

everything-work-the-how-ysra-davey-
Books

“Why does everything feel like work?”: Yrsa Daley-Ward nails exactly what we’re all thinking

Read an exclusive extract from the acclaimed writer’s new book, The How.

Posted by
Yrsa Daley-Ward
Published
walked all over at work
Careers

“I felt pushed around”: women on being walked all over at work

“I hadn’t realised I was going to be treated as a maid!”

Posted by
Katie Bishop
Published
how-to-ditch-productivity-time
Mental Health

Is productivity actually a waste of time? Here’s how strategic underachievement could tackle burnout

On average we have 4,000 weeks on earth – here’s how to use them wisely.

Posted by
Alex Sims
Published
Chess board
Careers

“I urge every woman to join a trade union – here’s why”

Women aren’t taught much about how trade unions can better their work life. Author Eve Livingston is hoping to change that.

Posted by
Eve Livingston
Published
Posted by
Alex Sims
Published

Feel like there’s never enough time to get everything done? Try time blocking

Business coach Lisa Johnson credits time blocking with taking her from being £30,000 in debt to earning £4 million a year.

Stylist Magazine: why is everyone quitting
Careers

The real reason you want to quit your job right now

Noticing life changes happening in clusters of late?

Posted by
Stylist Team
Posted by
Hannah Keegan
Published
how-to-burnout
Mental Health

“This 5-minute visual trick got me through the most intense week at work and now I’m a convert”

An editor tries The Curiosity Academy masterclass.

Posted by
Katy Harrington
Published
how-to-habit-stacking
Careers

Struggling with self-doubt at work? Try the habit-stacking technique

Harnessing the power of mini-habits can help boost self-confidence.

Posted by
Alex Sims
Published
how-to-positive-work
Careers

7 reasons you’re unhappy at work and how to fix them

It’s time to unpack why you're feeling unhappy about your job.

Posted by
Alice Porter
Published
Stylist Magazine: The Joy Of Quitting
Careers

Dreaming of quitting your job? You’re not alone.

"A generation of women are waking up to the fallacy that a job can offer true security if you just ride out the bumps"

Posted by
Stylist Team
Posted by
Alexandra Jones
Published
Whitney Wolfe Herd
Careers

Is a week of extra paid leave the answer to helping collective burnout?

Dating app Bubble has joined the likes of LinkedIn in arranging a company-wide paid week off for employees.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Posted by
Amy Beecham
Published

How to stay productive at work when all you want is to be outside

The summer slump is real – here’s how to beat it.

20 female-led careers podcasts to give you a motivational boost
Careers

These careers podcasts from inspirational women are a must-listen

Find your motivation and take control of your career.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
how-to-avoid-burnout
Careers

Struggling with ambition burnout? Here’s how to cope

With expert tips on how to change your mindset when it comes to success.

Posted by
Alice Porter
Published
woman looking out of window holding a laptop
Careers

The 10 most overworked cites in the world

New data reveals Londoners are in need of better work/life balance.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
Published
women discussing workplace inclusivity and diversity in the office
Careers

How to create a more inclusive workplace, whatever role you’re in

An expert explains the importance of being an anti-racist ally at work with tips on how to be consistent.

Posted by
Alice Porter
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
Published
illustration of a Black woman and a speech bubble
Books

Why should Black women work “twice as hard for half as much”?

Read an extract from author Sophie Williams' ultimate guide for Black women at work.

Posted by
Sophie Williams
Published
Posted by
Charley Ross
Published

My journey out of burnout: Vick Hope on learning to say no

For Stylist’s Nobody Told Me podcast, we asked one of TV's famous faces what can be learnt from solitude.

Women together at work
Careers

Oversharing at work: how much personal stuff should you talk about with your boss?

How much is too much when it comes to oversharing at work? Female leaders on how to draw boundaries in workplace friendships.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published