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A woman in the boardroom
Life

How the “broken rung” problem stops women getting ahead at work

Few companies are aware of this systematic barrier to success

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Anna Brech
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Life

These celebrity stories condemning the gender pay gap will inspire you to ask for more

Brilliant women share the ways they tackled equal pay in Hollywood and beyond.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

The 10 best countries around the world to live if you’re a woman

Hint: it's not the UK.

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Christobel Hastings
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Friends at 25: Reflecting on Jennifer Aniston and cast’s salaries in wake of gender pay gap row
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Friends at 25: Reflecting on the cast’s salaries in wake of gender pay gap scandal

The gender pay gap has been an issue for years – but the cast of Friends’ wage packets may surprise you.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Christobel Hastings
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Maggie Gyllenhaal says she was brainwashed into feeling guilty about equal pay

The Oscar-nominated actress soon recognised her worth.

Pay rise tips
Careers

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

It's certainly something worth considering.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

This heroic woman paid off her student debt by asking her male co-workers this one simple question

And celebrated with purple spandex and an epic interpretative dance.

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Christobel Hastings
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burnout
Careers

Burnout: why we should resist the UK’s toxic culture of overtime to prevent exhaustion

Last year, we worked a collective £32 billion of unpaid overtime. It’s time to draw a line, says Stylist’s Sarah Biddlecombe.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Jobs with highest salary incease
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This is where to find the jobs with the highest salary increases in the UK

The findings are pretty surprising.

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Hollie Richardson
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Happiest jobs under £30k
Life

These are the secrets behind the happiest jobs under a £30k salary

Because money isn't always everything.

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Hollie Richardson
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The Office for National Statistics has released ethnicity pay gap statistics.
Life

Why the ethnic pay gap figures are essential, even if they’re disappointing

It's the first time such statistics have been released.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Sarah Shaffi
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Elizabeth Warren has a plan to close the gender pay gap for women of colour

“Employers tilt the playing field against women of colour at every stage of employment.”

Life

This major British institution has almost closed its gender pay gap

“The task is not complete but we are well on our way”

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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People

Alex Morgan was missing from the US vs. Chile match for a very good reason

The star striker took an unusual seat on the subs bench during the match.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Ask for a pay rise today
Careers

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.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Women in tech
Life

Women at the very top of their game in tech are being called “Tinkerbell”

“They all clapped and said, ‘Tinkerbell!’”

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

What it was really like to be a part of the Ford Dagenham strike

"People were so surprised that women were going out and fighting for themselves."

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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People

How Michelle Williams’ life changed after speaking out about Hollywood’s depressing pay gap

“It’s the thing I’ll feel the closest to, more than any work I’ve ever done.”

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Chloe Gray
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This BBC presenter had the best response to earning £12,000 less than her male colleague

The pay gap scandal is apparently far from over...

Natwest
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Why we need to be challenging outdated financial stereotypes

From the portrayal of women in adverts to the presumptions about our spending habits, we're determined to fight financial inequality

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