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    This is what a day in the life of a Lush designer really looks like

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    How changing your name on your CV can boost career success

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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

    Our dedication to perfection may be rewarded by good grades in school, but it doesn’t serve us well in the real world

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    If this sounds like you, you need to delete your LinkedIn account

    This one personality trait means that your LinkedIn account could be doing more harm than good for your career...

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

    The news comes just after gender pay gap data was shared

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    Here’s what really goes on behind the scenes at one of London’s biggest musicals

    We take a peek through the curtain with Matilda The Musical’s theatre director

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    Why you shouldn’t push yourself too hard at work

    Consistently working overtime or investing huge amounts of effort into your job isn’t good for you – or your career.

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    How to combat social anxiety in the workplace

    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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    How to successfully launch a business in your spare time

    Unbeatable advice from four women who made it work

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    Exclusive: Millennials are unhappier than ever before – but why?

    New research has revealed the truth about millennials in the workplace, and it makes for eye-opening reading…

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    Quiz: what’s your work-life balance type?

    Take our quiz to find out how effective your work-balance skills are...

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    What’s it’s really like to be an NHS mental health nurse

    “I didn’t think much about my progression, I just thought I had the best job in the world.”

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    Hannah Keegan
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    These are the UK's top places to work right now

    Aka your shortcut to a happier career

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    How to deal with deadline stress, according to a time management coach

    Six strategies to help you cope if deadlines make you break out in a cold sweat.

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    Moya Crockett
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    The innovative UK companies with a six-hour working day policy

    They're taking inspiration from Sweden and saying no to the toxic culture of presenteeism

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    Christie’s Auction House expert recalls moment she won a £236,750 handbag

    “For me, the biggest sign of authenticity is the smell – an atelier has a very specific scent.”

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    Netflix binges and cereal for dinner: how the UK’s most successful women really spend their downtime

    By day they boss boardrooms and run companies, yet end up eating cornflakes for dinner and ignoring their laundry.

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    Kate Faithfull-Williams
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    How ASOS is working to make the high street more sustainable

    Asos sustainability lead Sue Williamson is part of a team doing just that

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    Hannah Keegan
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    How to recover after crying in front of your colleagues

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

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    6 important questions to ask your next employer

    Because posing smart questions is just as important as having impressive answers.

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    The disturbing reason people don’t trust attractive women in the workplace

    A new study suggests beautiful businesswomen are viewed with suspicion. In an appearance-obsessed world, it almost seems as though women can’t win.

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    People make playlists for parties, this woman makes them for a living

    Spotify's senior music editor tells Stylist what it's like to be paid to listen to music

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