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    “My boss stabbed me in the back, but it did teach me one thing”

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How to get 30 days off work in 2022 (using just 10 days of annual leave)

And for our next trick, we’ll turn 10 days of paid annual leave into almost a month’s worth of time off...

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Is there really any benefit to a work persona? A psychologist reveals all

Taking on a professional persona at work may seem like a smart call, but experts say things are changing – and fast.

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These careers podcasts from inspirational women are a must-listen

Find your motivation and take control of your career.

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Struggling with ambition burnout? Here’s how to cope

With expert tips on how to change your mindset when it comes to success.

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12 women share the best career advice they’ve ever been given

You're going to want to take note of these pearls of wisdom.

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The 10 most overworked cites in the world

New data reveals Londoners are in need of better work/life balance

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How to stop sounding so apologetic in work emails

It's time to ditch the exclamation mark for good.

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Here's how to find a new job in a post-Covid world

A careers coach offers her advice on how to keep aiming for your dream job.

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Your rights around returning to the office, as explained by a legal expert

Can an employer force you to return? And are you allowed to ask for a flexible contract if you didn't have one before?

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How to deal with micromanagement at work, without losing your cool

Struggling to deal with an apparently overbearing and inflexible manager? Read this.

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What it’s like to work in a job where you’ve never met a single colleague

Starting any new job is hard. But what’s it like when you’ve never met anyone on your team?

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“How I found sisterhood in my industry as a small business owner”

“I would advice anyone to set up a business – but learn who you are first, and then go out and find your tribe.”

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How to create a more inclusive workplace, whatever role you’re in

An expert explains the importance of being an anti-racist ally at work with tips on how to be consistent.

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How to navigate a toxic workplace and set healthy boundaries

Looking to change potentially toxic elements of your workplace? Here are the top boundaries to draw.

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How to turn your creative hobby into a legitimate career

Polly Vadasz, the founder of the stationery brand, Sighh Studio, turned something she loved into a full time job

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Kiss FM’s Tinea Taylor gives her advice on breaking into radio

A practical guide to making it in one of media's most competitive careers.

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A career coach’s guide to successfully negotiating a pay rise for yourself

Women are statistically less likely than men to receive a pay rise at work - we asked an expert to unpack this and offer her advice

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How to curb the need to ‘people please’ your boss at work

Here's how to put your own progress and needs first in the workplace, according to expert Emma Reed Turrell.

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How to build your personal brand to boost your career using social media

This is how you can use your personal brand to boost your career.

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How to boss a video call job interview

How can you make sure you come across as your best self for a video call job interview?

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