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Why joining a board could help you get ahead at work

Joining a board can boost your confidence, and increase your skills and contacts. One woman reveals how she did it, and why you should too.

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Why and how to change career in your early 30s – and the women who made it work

Thinking about switching career lanes? Consider this your everything-you-need-to-know guide.

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12 careers podcasts to help you nail it at work in 2020

Ready to achieve those goals?

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Have you committed any of these work email sins? 10 things not to do

Don't even think about putting an X on the end of that email.

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Suffering from career FOMO? Here’s what to do about it

It’s the busiest day of the year for job searches, which means it’s also the perfect time to reassess your career goals.

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This is the busiest day for job searches in January, so here are some quick tips

Get ready to make that career move.

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How to use Instagram to boost your career (and land your dream job)

It’s time to make your Instagram account work as hard as you do…

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Why it’s 100% OK to take it easy at work during the first week of January

Don’t be tricked into thinking you have to have your shit together – because no one else does, either.

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This 10-minute hack could help you remember important information at work

Researchers believe that this simple mindfulness technique could prove invaluable to our careers.

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This is why introverts are far more likely to excel in their chosen career path

This World Introvert Day (2 January), it’s time to stop assuming that loud=successful.

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Doing this each morning will make you more enthusiastic about work

Are you struggling to get back in the professional zone after Christmas? This simple strategy could be the answer.

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Meet the women who changed careers to pursue a healthier work-life balance

Trading higher salaries for a richer life? We’re convinced.

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Fancy a promotion? These New Year’s resolutions will help you get ahead at work

A careers expert explains why adopting these New Year goals will help you progress at work

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These 3 women came face to face with career burnout. Here’s how they overcame it

“I ended up with a medical device that helps my brain function.”

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How to recover if you cry at work

It happens to the best of us. Here’s how to bounce back

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From NHS nurses to police officers: meet the women working Christmas

“I’ll be on the response team, which involves going out to 999 calls,” says PC Sharma. “Most calls we receive are domestic related.”

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Dream of becoming a professional chef? Read this first

Chef and restaurateur Angela Hartnett lets us in on a day in her life.

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4 simple ways to tackle social anxiety at work

The workplace is one of the most challenging environments when it comes to coping with social anxiety – so how should we deal with it?

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Freelancers: Emma Gannon has 5 tips to help with your finances

The Multi-Hyphen Method expert talked to Stylist.

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4 ways to focus when you’re feeling overwhelmed

Digital overstimulation has us flailing between burnout and procrastination: here's what to do.

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