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    Careers

    What it’s like to work in a job where you’ve never met a single colleague

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    Workouts

    Everything you need to know about doing an online yoga teaching course

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    Careers

    How to navigate a toxic workplace and set healthy boundaries

Latest Stories

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Careers

How to turn your creative hobby into a legitimate career

Polly Vadasz, the founder of the stationery brand, Sighh Studio, turned something she loved into a full time job

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Alice Porter
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Stylist Magazine issue 551
Life

What does the pandemic mean for our work-life balance?

Download this week's digital magazine as we explore our changing attitudes to work.

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Stylist Team
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Mental Health

“I started ‘fake commuting’ to work every day – and I think everyone should try it”

In lockdown, one young Londoner started ‘fake commuting’ to work every day and it's had a surprising effect on her mood

Posted by
Katy Harrington
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Books

Why should Black women work “twice as hard for half as much”?

Read an extract from author Sophie Williams' ultimate guide for Black women at work.

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Sophie Williams
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Hollie Richardson
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Sheridan Smith just nailed what imposter syndrome feels like for so many of us

“I really just had no confidence at all on that job...”

Entertainment

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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Christobel Hastings
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Female boss and employee in conversation in office environment
Careers

How to curb the need to ‘people please’ your boss at work

Here's how to put your own progress and needs first in the workplace, according to expert Emma Reed Turrell.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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Podcasts

Learn to write an engaging script with this BBC Sounds podcaster

BBC Sounds and Spotify podcast presenter and producer Jessie Aru-Phillips talks through the basics.

Posted by
Charley Ross
Published
Careers

How to build your personal brand to boost your career using social media

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

Posted by
Alice Porter
Published
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Careers

The unexpected psychological impact of a long weekend

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

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
gender pay gap and childcare
Money

Why every woman needs to know about the ‘motherhood penalty’

We all need to understand why the pay gap between mothers and women without children exists and how to fix it

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Joeli Brearley
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Hollie Richardson
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There's no shame in being unemployed in a pandemic – so why do so many people think there is?

Many people believe that job losses are due to a lack of motivation or willpower.

Working from home illustration: ata streaming from woman using laptop
Careers

The big problem with Boris Johnson saying we have “had enough days off”

Many of us have been working, albeit from home, in the midst of a global pandemic. To claim otherwise is hugely disrespectful.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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What PTs wish they'd known before qualifying
Strong Women

So you want to become a PT? Here’s what you need to know before booking a course

We asked three top female personal trainers for their advice on training to become a PT.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
Woman stretching on a mat
Workouts

The best at-home yoga sequence for better posture

Stretch out your back, shoulders and hamstrings with these easy moves.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Careers

“I felt second-rate”: stats show discrimination against trans people at work is getting worse

Over a third of trans employees have experienced workplace discrimination in the last five years.

Posted by
Eve Livingston
Published
An illustration of a group of women
Careers

Do you find it hard to ask about promotions at work? The ‘entitlement gap’ could be to blame

A new study suggests that social conditioning could be to play in holding women’s careers back.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Daisy May Cooper.
Celebrity

Daisy May Cooper just shared a lesson in persevering after a career rejection

“I’ve got four Baftas now, and I’ve got my own book coming out...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Aiden Wynn
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Say goodbye to tight hips with these four simple stretches

Sitting down all day? Try these.

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Careers

Why we crave praise so much, and how we can learn to live without it

Feeling low because your boss hasn't congratulated you on your work recently? You need to read this.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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