Time to move death out of the shadows

Organisations need to take a fresh look at their bereavement policies

Stern on Boards

FT Staff. Stefan Stern byline.
Resilience rates as a fashionable idea in business, now is the time for boards to adopt it
– Stefan Stern
Illustration shows financial buildings with tinted glass making the colours of the LGBT form across them in a rainbow ©www.hitandrunmedia.com
Companies chase a ‘return on equality’ as LGBT-friendly policies blossom
Jill Ker Conway, Academic and business leader

Jill Ker Conway, academic and business leader

The feminist has left her mark on some of America’s biggest companies’ boards

Mrs Moneypenny Recruitment column

Davos is a good spot to find your next job, CEO or not

The forum allows you to build relationships with career-influencing people, more quickly than any other event

Career Counsel: Polish your image and innovate to get to the board

Demonstrate you are a solid choice and move to a smaller company if it fails

the UK graduate recruitment market

In a Blink: the UK graduate recruitment market

2015 looks to be the best in a decade for job-seeking graduates

Send us your haiku and senryu

This week’s topic: trainees and interns

Expect the worst, hope you are wrong

Resilience rates as a fashionable idea in business, now is the time for boards to adopt it

January is best to launch new job quest

Good reasons underpin the new year’s surge in employment applications

Jo Fairley - Founder, Green & Black’s and The Perfume Society

Jo Fairley of Green & Black’s makes scents

Chocolate entrepreneur on perfume and ‘having a go’

Mrs Moneypenny Recruitment column

Cultivate your ‘third dimension’

Gain new skills beyond your day job

Haiku winner

It is the time of year to turn over old leaves, says winning poem

Career Counsel: how to keep staff fit

It takes more than gym membership offers to keep your workforce healthy

In a Blink: job opportunities on the up

Apprenticeships, logistics and construction crowded the job board in 2014

Wanted: world-savvy board directors

Boards need foreigners and internationalists as companies strive to be both global and local

US fighter jets keep watch over Santa

Some organisations shun him for diversity’s sake, others track Santa by radar

Haiku to mark the season of goodwill

Winner has cruel but kind warning for those sending work emails over the festive period

Part-time salaries catching up, but slowly

More women and (some) men are shunning full-time jobs

UK’s 50 most powerful part-timers

Executives with flexible attitude

Workers on wisdom of part-time roles

Two senior executives discuss work-life balance

Rob & Paul Forkan, founders, Gandys

Brothers spurred by tragedy to build flip-flop empire that gives something back