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Emma Jacobs writes features with a particular focus on work and office life. She is the co-author of the satirical column, Work Tribes.
Prior to that she worked on FT.com's companies, markets and world desks.
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Three books argue how improving the way society treats parents and their children is in all our interest
Listen in on the conversations of the characters who populate the workplace
From Zelda Perkins and #MeToo to Sir Philip Green allegations, attitudes are shifting on buying silence with legal deals
Human resources experts identify top priorities for the profession in 2019
The crowds who flocked to see a beauty vlogger expose a generational gulf in media consumption
An ‘MOT’-style career check-up for older staff could energise undervalued employees
The author, campaigner and social media star joins London’s legions of young renters
Campaigning online platforms are helping employees to take collective action
A growing number of employers and individuals are paying to ease sleep deficiency
Curated track lists take the effort out of music selection — but they make us lazy
Public speaking is a core skill in the 21st century workplace
Eavesdrop on colleagues you love to hate at their Christmas bash
Here are some of the workplace characters we met in 2018
In 2018, politics, society and the environment were suffused with poison
Stricter controls and smaller budgets mean reusable cups have replaced hampers and wine
In developed countries, girls outperform in the classroom. How to close the gap?
Will the motorised two-wheeler revolutionise the daily commute, or is it a passing fad?
Emma Jacobs selects her must-read titles
Younger readers are shifting towards authors that look like them, rather than experts
Food companies target time-poor working parents and professionals