Gender Pay Gap

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Latest Stories

Jobs with highest salary incease
Careers

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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Elizabeth Warren plans to tackle the gender pay gap for women of colour if she becomes president.
Life

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.”

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Sarah Shaffi
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Moya Lothian-McLean
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This major British institution has almost closed its gender pay gap

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

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.

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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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Life

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...

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Chloe Gray
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Alex Holder
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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

Vox Lux actress Stacy Martin has said men are still seen as more bankable than women in Hollywood.
People

‘Men still seen as more bankable than women in Hollywood’ says Vox Lux actress

Stacy Martin has said contracts are the problem.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Working class woman
Careers

Gender pay gap: Professional women from working-class backgrounds are paid 36% less than men

A new report shows some infuriating figures

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Oprah’s speech on the pay gap is so powerful it will make you cry

“If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.”

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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women graduate with degree
Careers

Women with post-graduate degrees STILL earn less than men without one

The news comes just after gender pay gap data was shared

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Hollie Richardson
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Woman standing next to a wall of graffiti
Travel

These are the 10 best countries to be a woman around Europe

If you’re planning on relocating any time soon, look this way…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This is what would happen if women only did the work they were paid for

"Sorry love, I've clocked off."

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Megan Murray
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Emily Sargent
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How do you solve a problem like the gender pay gap?

The gender pay gap – which was static for years – is now growing at thousands of companies. Why? And what on earth can we do?

Taraji P Henson
People

Taraji P Henson wants everyone to know what to look for in a therapist

The actress, who has anxiety and depression, just reminded us all of the importance of connecting with the person you speak to about your mental health.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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