Nearly three in five women (58%) said their female friends make them feel truly empowered, new research has found. A recent study of 2,000 American women asked respondents to describe the different ways their friends empower and support them while also exploring the possible link between self-confidence and beauty. And results found 72% of women […]
50% of women say their female friends make them feel empowered
Time to ditch the jogging bottoms as we head back to the office?
Returning to the office is set to ignite a post-pandemic fashion boom, as more than half of UK workers plan to refresh their work wardrobe. The average worker is preparing to spend nearly £200 each on new work clothes in the next month – to celebrate the end of lockdown and getting back into an […]
How sustainable is your lifestyle? Get refurbishing!
Millions of of Brits are turning to refurbished and secondhand items in a bid to live a more sustainable existence. That’s according to a study of 2,000 adults, which found a third of us are happy to pick up used items such as clothing, homeware and gadgets – to help the planet. And six in […]
HOW TO: Dress well in your job
By Helen Venables, MD of House of Colour Getting up in the morning is hard enough, let alone deciding what to wear to work in a fast-fashion, time-poor, eco-unfriendly society. Many of us struggle to find what to wear to work and spend crucial time each morning rummaging through our over-burgeoning wardrobe contemplating why a […]
Is ‘Victoria Beckham Syndrome’ stopping you getting a promotion?
As 61 per cent of adults have been wrongly considered miserable, we ask are you guilty of ‘Posh Spice Syndrome’? Are you similar to Victoria Beckham with people mistaking you for being ‘moody’ just because you aren’t smiling? Well, according to new research it could be holding you back from your next promotion. With nearly […]
Top stories of the year
We look back at the top stories on the PA Life website over 2018. As we continue to keep you informed on what’s happening in the events world and up to date throughout 2019, don’t forget to check us out on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. The top diets for busy lives Emerging from the holiday period and into the […]
Top stories of the week
As we continue to keep you informed on what’s happening in the events world and up to date, don’t forget to check us out on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. Real-life Christmas party horror stories Over the past few weeks, Vincenzo Ferrara has been busy curating the PA Life guide to the juiciest real-life Christmas party horror stories. How to […]
Abbey Clancy on what inspires her and her top pieces of career advice
“Have patience, if you believe in yourself you should never give up,” said Clancy. Following the debut of her clothing collection with fashion brand Lipsy London, TV personality Abbey Clancy has shared her thoughts on female empowerment and what keeps her motivated. According to Clancy, the key to feeling inspired is being happy and feeling […]
Top Stories of the week
As we continue to keep you informed on what’s happening in the events world and keep you up to date, don’t forget to check us out on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. 1. The best burgers you can get on national burger day 2018! 2018 has seen a lot of change in the world. But, one […]
Why colour and style matters in the workplace
Could the colours and styles you wear help you achieve more in the workplace? We speak to House of Colour to find out why dressing to impress can help you in the workplace. Brian Coyle used the House of Colour for a colour and style class with House of Colour meant his subsequent wardrobe changes […]