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“I’m being underpaid at work – how do I talk to management about it?”

How to ask for what you deserve.

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These 10 awesome women are shaping the future of advertising

Say hello to these trailblazers.

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Ask Billie: “Does everyone have a career path? Because I don’t – and I’m freaking out”

Stylist’s Billie Bhatia on not rushing career choices.

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Why are we so anxious at work all of a sudden?
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An expert explains why we’re feeling more anxious than ever at work

How the pandemic turned our work stress into anxiety.

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“I’m a people pleaser at work and it makes me feel overwhelmed – how can I learn to say no?”

Relatable, as ever.

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Prepping for your next job interview? These are the 7 red flags to look out for

Because you should be vetting the company as much as they’re vetting you.

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How young women really feel about work and ambition after the pandemic

Is the age of ambition really over?

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“I got really drunk at a work event in front of my new team who were sober – how do I get over it?”

Stylist’s new columnist The Honest Boss gives her straight-talking careers advice on everything from toxic colleagues to hybrid working.

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Introducing Stylist’s new careers columnist, The Honest Boss

Expect total candor.

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Sexist workplace cultures are all too common in 2022, so why do women bear the brunt of tackling misogyny?
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“This is what happened when I tried to tackle my sexist treatment at work”

One woman shares her experience of office sexual harassment in light of the “Pestminster” scandal.

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Amy Beecham
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“My secret life as a female MI5 spy“

A rare glimpse into the world of a real MI5 spy, from wearing disguises to dealing with threats to national security.

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The real reason you want to quit your job right now (and it’s not about what you do for work)

Thanks to the domino effect, influence plays a big part in our life decisions.

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“Why I gave up on being a #GirlBoss and ditched the hustle to prioritise rest and self-care”

Drawing boundaries around her free time enabled Seyda Karimpour to ditch the always-on culture.

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What does it really take to level up in your career?

Girls Talk London CEO Vanessa Sanyauke helps women achieve well-paid and satisfying careers – here’s what she wants you to know.

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How to get the salary you deserve despite the gender pay gap

Three women's experience, plus expert advice

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This competition is offering female-owned small businesses an unmissable opportunity

Looking for a way to get your idea off the ground?

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Do you take on “non-promotable tasks” at work? If so, you’re not alone

Women's hidden labour in the workplace is exerting a major toll.

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Anna Brech
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New research reveals the unexpected benefit of imposter syndrome

Feeling like you're not good enough is horrible – but there's a hidden silver lining.

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Anna Brech
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“Jobfishing” is a worrying scam that’s on the rise – these are the signs you need to know

Plus, how to avoid it, according to a hiring expert.

“Generation Drift”: how so many millennials and Gen Zs became so unsure about what they want from life
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Still unsure what you want from your life? Welcome to “Generation Drift”

“The problem was very few of us had any idea what that ‘dream job’ might be. So instead most of us just took the first one we got offered.”

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