Stay mentally fit, even in a risky job

Some employers begin to foster the psychiatric wellbeing of their staff

Stern on Boards

FT Staff. Stefan Stern byline.
Falling on your sword is not enough – a chairman must spot and tackle trouble much earlier
Illustration shows financial buildings with tinted glass making the colours of the LGBT form across them in a rainbow ©
Companies chase a ‘return on equality’ as LGBT-friendly policies blossom
Wendy Kopp

Wendy Kopp, founder, Teach For America

Refusal to heed hurdles has served social entrepreneur

Career Counsel: Support abuse victims

I fear a member of my staff is suffering domestic violence, what should I do?

Mrs Moneypenny Recruitment column

Enforced gardening leave is outdated

There are better places for executives in transition

Haiku winner contrasts a boss and a leader

The guest judge this week likes its spare irony

In a Blink: mind the UK pay gap between men and women

There are two areas in which UK women are out-earning men

FT Staff. Stefan Stern byline.

With great power comes great responsibility

Falling on your sword is not enough – a chairman must spot and tackle trouble much earlier

Is the UK destroying its immigration advantage?

Millennial v Boomer series: Mrs Moneypenny and Brynne Herbert discuss Britain’s immigration visa rules

William Lauder, Executive chairman of Estée Lauder

William Lauder, executive chairman, Estée Lauder

Role change has been good for the family businessman

Career Counsel: Look beyond the CV to hire the right freelancer

The cost of a ‘cultural misfit’ can be high in terms of productivity, efficiency and team morale

Latest audit rules make recruiting tougher

Upheaval and burnout could scare off professional and financial services talent

At Work with . . . Karen Blackett

MediaCom CEO on working hard and learning to listen

There is no such thing as ‘employer brand’

People want to work at the places they shop

Career Counsel: How can I rekindle stalled hopes of promotion?

You need to position yourself in terms of worth and how your role can develop

Workers bring mental wellbeing into open

Employers are encouraging frank discussion

Career Counsel: How can I best increase workplace diversity?

You need to answer three questions for your key audience, the decision makers

At Work with ... Jacqueline Novogratz

Philanthropy calls on diverse skills and experiences, reveals the founder of Acumen

Closing the gender gap requires initiative

Do venture capital funds think women are only good at shopping?

Inspiration for this week’s Haiku Contest

Judge Jim Kacian gives modern and traditional examples of haiku dealing with this week’s topic: work travel

Pool of grey talent could transform the world

Older executives seeking a second career have the chance to make a difference