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Ultimate guide to securing your dream job, from tips on how to job hunt, write a killer CV, interview well, as well as advice on how to advance in your current

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Here’s how spending more time on your hobbies could actually help your career

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    Why you should use up all your annual leave, and how much you’re actually entitled to

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    You’re probably downplaying how good you are at your job – here’s why that’s a problem

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Have you been called one of these sexist pet names in the office?

The shade they're throwing is glorious.

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Megan Murray
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Depression from overtime
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How working longer hours could put you at higher risk of developing depression

Plus a perturbing theory about why men just aren’t affected in the same way.

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Moya Crockett
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Why failure is good for you
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Why failing at your career could be the key to future success

What doesn't kill you really does make you stronger.

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Lauren Geall
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How to manage your inbox
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This is how the UK’s most productive women manage their inbox

It’s time to take back control.

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Melinda Gates reveals the secret to finding work-life balance

The philanthropist and business woman learnt to trust her instincts in her career

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Here’s what it’s really like to work for Google

Marta Krupinska is head of Google for Startups

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“I tried to leave work on time for a whole month. This is what happened…”

The impossible dream, or a manageable task? Stylist’s Sarah Biddlecombe gives it a go...

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How to ask for a pay rise: this 5 step guide could earn you more money

Use this simple plan to get exactly what you want out of your career.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Why getting yourself a professional mentor could be the best thing you do for your career

Whether you’re looking for some hard-hitting advice or just want a shoulder to cry on, getting a career mentor could be the secret to your future success.

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Marisa Bate
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Stylist’s ultimate guide to securing a killer new job

From how to write a standout CV to how to ace it in an interview.

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Moya Crockett
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Do you earn enough money? This company will let you decide your own salary

Could this be the future of closing the gender pay gap and eradicating discrimination in the workplace?

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Megan Murray
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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.”

How to get 26 days off work in 2020 (using just 11 days of annual leave)
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How to get 26 days off work in 2020 (using just 11 days of annual leave)

And for our next trick, we’ll turn 11 days of paid annual leave into 26…

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Kayleigh Dray
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How to safeguard your mental health when you’re freelance

Because a lack of routine can be tough

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Alix Walker
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Meet the women who left successful careers to pursue a healthier work-life balance

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

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A day in the life of a sex educator

Gayathiri Kamalakanthan works to create an open atmosphere for young people to learn about sex

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The unexpected psychological impact of a three-day weekend

Print this, laminate it and show it to your boss. Right now.

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These are the 9 most annoying phrases people use in work emails

We asked, and boy did you answer...

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Megan Murray
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Here’s 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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This bold move could improve your chances of getting a pay rise

It's certainly something worth considering.

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Hollie Richardson
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