Career Tips

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    Careers

    This is the busiest day for job searches in January, so here are some quick tips

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    Life

    7 questions you should ask yourself today, according to a life coach

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How to calm nerves before a job interview
Careers

How to calm nerves before a job interview? This is the tip advised by 4 experts

And it's easier than you might think.

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Hollie Richardson
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Reschedule a job interview
Life

Is it bad to reschedule a job interview? 3 careers experts share their tips

The verdict is in.

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Hollie Richardson
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How to follow up on a job interview
Life

How to follow up on a job interview, by a career expert who knows

Because it really is mind-boggling trying to work out what to do.

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Hollie Richardson
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Careers

Fancy reading books for a living? This job lets you do just that

Literary scout Kate Loftus O'Brien spends her days sourcing the best stories for film and TV adaptations.

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Hannah Keegan
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Lauren Geall
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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.

How to manage your inbox
Careers

This is how the UK’s most productive women manage their inbox

It’s time to take back control.

Posted by
Jo Usmar
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Kate Beaumont_Direct of Innovation Samsung UK
Life

Rejected by law school, this woman now has a top job in tech

Kate Beaumont is director of innovation at Samsung UK.

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Morning exercise
Life

Here’s how 30 minutes of morning exercise could make you more productive

Get your day off to a running start – literally.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Pay rise tips
Careers

This bold move could improve your chances of getting a pay rise

It's certainly something worth considering.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Sereena Abbassi, head of culture and inclusion M&C Saatchi
People

Meet the woman making advertising more human

Sereena Abbassi is head of culture and inclusion at one of the industry’s biggest agencies

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Hannah Keegan
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“I didn’t realise I was suffering from burnout – until I was made reduntant”
Long Reads

“I didn’t realise I was suffering from burnout – until I was made redundant”

Amy Jones thought she was being “good” by working hard, but she was also utterly miserable... and making herself sick, too.

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Amy Jones
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Hollie Richardson
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New research proves why women urgently need to ask for a salary review

3/4 haven’t had a pay review over the last 12 months.

Stacey Solomon
People

Stacey Solomon expertly sums up why a degree shouldn’t dictate a woman’s worth

"I just don’t think that it’s imperative"

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Hollie Richardson
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Woman working on a computer
Careers

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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Pip Cook
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Visible Women

Clara Amfo tells us her 3 biggest tips for women breaking into media

Broadcaster hopefuls, listen up

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Careers

Six signs you’re being underpaid (and what to do about it)

It's time to rewrite the narrative of women in the workplace

Posted by
Megan Murray
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NEW YORK - APRIL 25: Actress Amanda Seyfried and actor Dominic Cooper attend the 'Letters To Juliet' after party during the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival at La Botega on April 25, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival)
People

Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper on the realities of working together after a break-up

Seyfried and Cooper – who were previously in a long-term relationship – recently reprised their roles as Sophie and Sky in Mamma Mia 2

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Kayleigh Dray
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Rex Features
Careers

Five ways to upcycle your career in 2019

Your five-point action plan

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Amy Lewis
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Megan Murray
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Chef Angela Hartnett has an extremely useful tip for changing career

It's simpler than you think to pivot to career 2.0

Careers

These are the eight words you should avoid when writing your CV

Are you guilty of falling back on these overused phrases?

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Megan Murray
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