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Feeling ‘stuck’ in your career? Here’s how to coach your way out of it

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Lauren Geall
  • The Great Resignation: how are women really feeling after quitting their jobs in 2021?
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    How do the women who quit their jobs in 2021 feel now?

  • How to answer “why do you want to leave your current job?” in an interview
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    How to answer one of the most awkward interview questions without digging yourself a hole

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    “I’ve built my whole life around work. How do I press undo?”

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3 organisations you need to know about if you’re thinking of starting your own business

Here's who to have on your radar

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Why having a mentor is the most important part of changing your career

From one woman who's been there and done that

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“I urge every woman to join a trade union – here’s why”

Women aren’t taught much about how trade unions can better their work life. Author Eve Livingston is hoping to change that.

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Drained heading into the weekend? These 6 steps promise to take you from burnout to thriving

This “burnout bible” will teach you all you need to know.

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“My boss has no idea what boundaries mean – what can I do?”

One woman says her boss told her she needs to be online 24 hours a day.

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How to use social media to build up your personal brand and boost your career

This is how you can use your personal brand to boost your career.

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Alice Porter
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4 ways to add personality to your CV (while keeping it professional)

Is it ever a good idea to add a photo to your CV?

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Alice Porter
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“I’ll never go back to an office”: what it’s like to be left out of the workplace clique

Left out of group chats, stood up at team socials and ignored by managers when they raise concerns – women on being left out of work cliques.

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Katie Bishop
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Changing careers? This is how to write a stand-out cover letter

There's no need to worry about a lack of relevant experience.

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Alice Porter
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Kate Winslet just shared the essential life lesson she learned from her dad

“You're only as good as your last gig, babe...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Alice Porter
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7 reasons you’re unhappy at work and how to fix them

It’s time to unpack why you're feeling unhappy about your job.

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Choosing mentors and making your voice heard: essential career advice for Black women

The authors of the new book Twice As Hard: Navigating Black Stereotypes And Creating Space For Success share their advice.

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Opeyemi and Raphael Sofoluke
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Hate networking? Read this practical advice on how to do it with confidence

‘As women, we can make our own version of networking.’

Posted by
Isabel Sachs
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Struggling with ambition burnout? Here’s how to cope

With expert tips on how to change your mindset when it comes to success.

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Alice Porter
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12 women share the best career advice they’ve ever been given

You're going to want to take note of these pearls of wisdom.

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Natalie Gil
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How to stop sounding so apologetic in work emails

It's time to ditch the exclamation mark for good.

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Alice Porter
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Fancy switching careers? Naomi Scott has some inspiring words for you

There’s no one right path when it comes to pursuing your dreams.

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The unexpected psychological impact of a long weekend

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

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Kayleigh Dray
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