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“A letter to myself on the day I was made redundant”

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This is how #MeToo is affecting women's career prospects

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Gender pay gap: Professional women from working-class backgrounds are paid 36% less than men

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You need to stop aiming for perfection at work – it’s damaging your career

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Women with post-graduate degrees STILL earn less than men without one

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