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There are currently no publicly out LGBTQ+ CEOs in the FTSE 100 - why?

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Suki Sandhu
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    How to use your to-do list like a pro (and actually stick to it)

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    “I’ll forever have to prove myself”: climbing the career ladder as a woman of colour

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    “Should I care about what I do for a living?” The truth about dream jobs and burnout

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15 things you’ll know to be true if you talk to your colleagues more than anyone

Because, whether it’s over Zoom or in IRL, our colleagues have become our whole world in lockdown.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Can your boss really spy on you when you’re working remotely?

We looked into what your employer can do to monitor your activity and workload while working from home.

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Katie Bishop
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“I miss my work mates so badly”: the women who want their office buddies back

We asked women to tell us what they miss most about their work mates and what you can do to keep the friendships alive while working from home.

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Grace Holliday
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Sensitive people bring this vital happiness habit to the workplace

Empathy and compassion are vital to a healthy work environment.

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Anna Brech
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Virtual handshakes and the aroma of coffee: is Zoom becoming more human?

Behold a brave new world of AI and virtual reality.

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Why men talk over women at work, and 5 ways to push back

Take up space and make your voice heard with these expert tips from public speaking consultant Patricia Seabright.

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Never thought of yourself as ‘leadership material’? Now could be your time to shine

The kind of leader we’re looking for is changing because of the pandemic.

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Lauren Geall
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This is the critical reason why you shouldn’t have to justify gaps on your CV

It crosses personal boundaries in a way that's just not appropriate.

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Anna Brech
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Remote working is not the same as flexible working – and it’s important we remember the difference

Working from home is just one step towards the flexible working “revolution” campaigners have been calling for for years.

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Lauren Geall
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Applying for a new job in lockdown? Here’s how to nail your virtual interview

1. Eye contact is key.

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Lauren Geall
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What we must remember when we talk about work in 2020

Are you struggling to stay positive about what you’ve achieved at work in 2020? Look this way.

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Hollie Richardson
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June Sarpong recalls the reality of gaslighting in the workplace

“I’ve been up for jobs and, last minute, there’s been fear…”

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Furlough ends on 31 October, so what happens next? Experts explain the reality of it

Experts share their advice for people.

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Hollie Richardson
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Working from home is saving us valuable time, but we're not all using it wisely

This is how it could be effecting our work-life balance.

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Aiden Wynn
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Interruptions at work could be causing you physical stress

But it can have this surprisingly positive effect on your day.

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Aiden Wynn
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Why are we all feeling so much less confident at work?

There's a crisis of confidence amongst office workers. Here's why, and what we can do about it.

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Aiden Wynn
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Feeling lonely working from home? Join this feminist network’s virtual workspace

Log in for free throughout October and set goals, bounce around ideas and boost your motivation.

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Megan Murray
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“Can anyone hear me?!” How to handle tech stress while working from home

Is technology making it harder to get your point across while working from home? Here’s how to ensure your voice gets heard.

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Lauren Geall
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Hollie Richardson
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Is “reverse commuting” the future of living and working in London?

More and more people are commuting outside of London for new jobs.

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Why a “values-based” career could be the secret to finding happiness at work

A careers coach gives us her expert advice.

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Lauren Geall
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