Trying to stay warm and still look professional can be tricky. More
For the girl in your friend group who wakes up, heads to the office, stays there far after the sun goes down and then wakes up in the morning to do it all again, it’s important for their mental and physical health that they’re surrounded by things that will make them happy. More
You drew out a random name and you have no clue what to buy for them. More
Taking notes will be a little less boring if you’re using these stylish office supplies. More
As much as you’d like to, you probably can’t get away with wearing jorts and a crop top. More
Places it is appropriate to wear a ski jacket: mountains and ski shops. Places it is not appropriate to wear a ski jacket: professional offices. More
You can’t wear a blanket around the office, sorry. More
It can be hard to strike the right balance between getting something work appropriate without being hugely impersonal, so we tried to find items that didn’t seem too generic and we’d be happy to receive. More
Watch the first episode of (another!) new series on The Gloss, all about our hilarious coworker Mari! More
I love questions from people in the UK, Australia, and Canada! They’re my favourite! (See what I did there?) Not just because I enjoy dabbling in the Queen’s English, but also because it’s so much easier to answer people’s career-related questions when I can sleep soundly knowing that nobody’s going to lose their health insurance. More
When you’re taught not to speak until spoken to for a long time, you just assume nobody wants your opinion unless they ask for it. More
A study was done wherein a woman was asked to read a piece of paper, first in a turtleneck and slacks, then in a miniskirt, a tank top and high heels. Those observing her were asked to guess her IQ, where she went to college and whether she’d be a good employee.
Unsurprisingly, the woman scored higher in the turtleneck.
Because her brain was better supported by the wool. More
Goodbye comfy woman-child wardrobe and hello, sexy office woman out to make a difference in the world. More
You’re ugly, awkward and weird but you really like Alex from accounting. While you don’t intend on sexually harassing anyone, you know you’ve got to figure out a surefire way to show your true feelings without complicating your career. What if Alex is the one? What if your boss finds out? What if someone catches you naked in the bathroom stall?
Here’s how you can date a coworker without being creepy, losing your job, or getting sued. More