Life At Work

Covering every aspect of life at work, this section is designed to ensure you have all the advice you need to find a role that makes you enjoy your day-to-day. Whether it’s maintaining a good work-life balance, promoting workplace culture, or making the most of your employee benefits, it’s all key to your workplace wellbeing.

How to: Achieve a work-life balance

Whatever industry you’re in, maintaining a healthy work-life balance is essential. If you’re feeling overworked, here are our tips on how to get the balance right.

Five benefits of work-life balance

Wondering how work life balance could benefit you? To encourage you to apply it to your everyday situation, here are five benefits of work life balance:

Ask James

Ask James: How do I answer this question about competition?

Not sure how to answer: ‘If you could work for any company other than this one, who would it be?’. Here are James Reed’s top tips.

Ask James: How do I get my colleagues to respect me as a manager?

This month, Chairman of reed.co.uk James Reed gives his top tips on how to gain the respect of your colleagues after a promotion.

Ask James: How do I find a new career at 50?

Stuggling to find career advice for older jobseekers? In this month’s column, James gives his top tips on how to find a new career at 50…

Employee benefits

Employee benefits: What you need to know

No matter what industry you’re in, you’ll have encountered some kind of employee benefits. To make sure you’re clued up on what could be on offer, here’s everything you need to know about employee benefits:

Employee perks: What UK workers really want  

Office perks are something many of us take for granted. But it appears not all workers are getting what they want, according to our latest survey…

What it’s like to work for Apple

Want to take a bite out of Apple? ‘Slide and unlock’ is only the beginning. To make sure you’re clear of the facts, and to give you an insight into the life of an Apple employee – here’s what it’s really like to work for Apple:

Features

Best deals on Black Friday 2018 courses

We’ve found the best deals on online and classroom-based courses this Black Friday. Here are the top sectors you can get qualified in for less this week.

The top companies hiring in November 2018

Remember remember, who’s hiring in November. To bring some warmth back to your November, here are five of the top companies hiring this month on reed.co.uk.

Data protection: How a lost USB stick could be the key to finding your ideal career in tech

We spoke to tech experts the Learning People, to learn how something as simple as a lost USB stick could be the key to finding your ideal career in tech.

Work-life balance

What is work-life integration?

All work and no play? You can fix that. To help you figure out how to incorporate it (and to give you an idea of what it is), here’s everything you need to know about work-life integration.

How to: Achieve a work-life balance

Whatever industry you’re in, maintaining a healthy work-life balance is essential. If you’re feeling overworked, here are our tips on how to get the balance right.

Five benefits of work-life balance

Wondering how work life balance could benefit you? To encourage you to apply it to your everyday situation, here are five benefits of work life balance:

Workplace culture

How to: Manage conflict in the workplace

Unfortunately, you won’t always get along with everyone you work with. To make sure workplace conflict isn’t affecting your productivity (not to mention your workplace wellbeing), here are our top tips on managing conflict at work.

How to: Deal with work problems professionally

To help you get over some of your biggest workplace issues, here are five common problems, and our advice on how to deal with them professionally.

10 unwritten rules at work

Some rules are better left unsaid. To help you overcome any workplace faux-pas, here are 10 unwritten rules at work that you should always follow.