workplace

Nov 18, 2020

Bullying: the industry must face up to endemic problem

Bullying within the ad industry is endemic, a situation, some argue, compounded by a “soft” management style. So will the introspection brought about by Covid instil less tolerance of bad behaviour or leave people more vulnerable to it?

Sep 14, 2020

Yes, ageism can affect young PR pros too

Ageism is not only a problem for 'older' PR professionals; it can also negatively affect their younger counterparts.

Jul 15, 2020

Time to stop covering up our diversity

We're at an important moment in the diversity conversation and understanding 'covering up' is part of unpacking that.

May 30, 2019

I survived my abusive ex-boss: how to combat workplace bullying

Putting aside the often devastating impact on the victim, bullying is also bad for business. A survivor shares advice for confronting bullying at work.

Mar 25, 2019

The case for an asshole-free creative industry

In a new book, Paul Woods discusses how the industry can improve its working practices. Here, he explains why cutting down on hours worked is one key way to achieve this.

Oct 10, 2018

J&J preaches what it practices on holistic health

Ex-marketer leads opening of Human Performance Institute in Asia, with aim to help stressed-out workforces.