Listen to Lucy

What people wear to work at investment banks, management consultancies and top law firms is ridiculous. Individualism is to be avoided at all costs, says Lucy Kellaway.

 

Start with please and thank you, then spoon on the flattery, says Lucy Kellaway. Image by Chris Tosic

 

In the workplace and in life, being troublesome can be useful, says Lucy Kellaway.

 

Office life is better than ever before, but dissatisfaction is rising, says Lucy Kellaway

 

When handing out my annual guff awards last week I said clear language in business was perfectly possible if you tried hard enough. I now find it’s not as simple as that, says Lucy Kellaway.

 

Contenders for 2016’s gong ranged from euphemistic to ‘plain moronic’, says Lucy Kellaway

 

After 31 years at the Financial Times, Lucy Kellaway is leaving to set up Now Teach

 

After 31 years at the Financial Times, Lucy Kellaway is leaving to set up Now Teach

 

Starbucks boss has no business sending a missive to staff to tell them how to be.

 

Remind yourself how awful most business leaders are: the bar is low, says Lucy Kellaway