Office workers report body odour as top colleague complaint

What’s your biggest bugbear in terms of the personal appearance and hygiene issues of your consultant colleagues?

Research from bathroom supply store has found that seven in 10 office workers report bad body odour as the biggest personal hygiene and appearance issue they notice in the workplace.

Bad breath (64%) and dirty/stained work clothes (61%) were the next most hated hygiene issues.

How do you best manage these issues? A quiet word in the ear or a few choice words in an email? Tell us your war stories.