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    “I lost my job to coronavirus, and I didn’t react the way I thought I would”

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    4 easy ways to relieve the stress and pressure when you’re WFH

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    From dating to work: how life will change after coronavirus

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Strong Women

Four hip stretches for when you’ve been sitting down all day

Never forget to stretch your hips.

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Aiden Wynn
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Emma Gannon self-employment and freelance tips during coronavirus.
Careers

Emma Gannon: “Coronavirus will change the way we work in the future profoundly”

The multi-hyphen freelancer has some tips for self-employed people right now.

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Hollie Richardson
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Working from home: what music to listen to
Life

9 soothing soundscapes to listen to when working from home

If you’re feeling stressed out by working from home, then give one of these ambient music videos a try.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

“I’ve worked from home for 8 years. Here’s my advice on how to stay sane”

“The first thing I need to tell you is that I am writing this in bed…”

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Daisy Buchanan
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Hollie Richardson
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Self-isolating in a flatshare? Here’s the best way to do it

It’s not exactly bags of fun, but it is do-able – and really important.

Working from home: 17 things about working from home everyone knows to be true
Life

19 things about working from home everyone knows to be true

From effortless commutes to demanding “co-workers”, here’s what we’ve learned about WFH life.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Self-employed tips during coronavirus.
Careers

Self-employed during coronavirus? Martin Lewis has this important update for you

The government is working on plans to cover self-employed income.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Working from home: Zoom realities
Life

19 things you only know if you’ve just started using Zoom

It’s time to get comfortable with the mute button.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

Here’s how you can help small businesses out during the coronavirus crisis

We can all do our bit to contribute, here's how.

Posted by
Anna Hart
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Coronavirus in the UK: You need to read this viral LinkedIn post about getting a job in Tesco
Life

This woman’s story about getting a job at Tesco teaches us a powerful lesson

Holly Maxwell’s story has been read by over 60,000 people – and counting.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Strong Women

The six best back stretches for when you’ve been sat at your desk all day

Who knew sitting could cause so much damage?

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Aiden Wynn
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Hollie Richardson
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How to take a conference call when you absolutely hate taking conference calls

To help with this working from home stretch.

Coronavirus in UK: please, let’s give supermarket workers the respect they deserve
Life

Please, let’s give supermarket workers the respect they deserve

Just weeks ago, they were called ‘unskilled’. Now, we’re relying on them to help get us through this.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Coronavirus and UK school closures: this viral hashtag proves teachers are heroes in age of Covid-19
Life

This viral hashtag reminds us teachers are coronavirus heroes, too

Show this to the next idiot who says teachers only do it “for the long holidays”.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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A woman listening to a careers podcast
Careers

13 motivational careers podcasts to keep you company while you’re working from home

Get ready to up your game.

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Lauren Geall
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Nadia Shrieen
Careers

Meet Nadia Shireen, the children’s author who could’ve been a DJ

She's the illustrator who

Posted by
Hannah Keegan
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Eating lunch at your desk could cost you more than you think.
Careers

This is the true cost of skipping your lunch break

Guilty of eating your sandwich in front of your computer? You might want to read this...

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Netflix: 19 short, feel-good shows to stream on your lunch-break
Life

19 feel-good Netflix shows you can watch in 30 minutes or less

Inject some positivity into your working (from home) day in 30 minutes or less..

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Chloe Gray
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Working from home? These stretches are essential

Because your kitchen table isn’t quite the ergonomic desk you’re used to

Life

10 online courses that could work wonders for your career and don’t require leaving the house

From learning more about self-control, willpower and habits, this online course will change your mind-set for the better.

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Susan Devaney
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