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Latest Stories

Depression from overtime
Careers

How working longer hours could put you at higher risk of developing depression

Plus a perturbing theory about why men just aren’t affected in the same way.

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Moya Crockett
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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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how to leave work on time work life balance
Careers

“I tried to leave work on time for a whole month. This is what happened…”

The impossible dream, or a manageable task? Stylist’s Sarah Biddlecombe gives it a go...

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Woman pointing out information on a computer to another woman
Careers

Why getting yourself a professional mentor could be the best thing you do for your career

Whether you’re looking for some hard-hitting advice or just want a shoulder to cry on, getting a career mentor could be the secret to your future success.

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Marisa Bate
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Richard Ginger
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Meet the millennial women dusting down the antiques profession

The world of antiques has long been a male-dominated industry – until now.

Careers

Stylist’s ultimate guide to securing a killer new job

From how to write a standout CV to how to ace it in an interview.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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Careers

Do you earn enough money? This company will let you decide your own salary

Could this be the future of closing the gender pay gap and eradicating discrimination in the workplace?

Posted by
Megan Murray
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How to get 26 days off work in 2020 (using just 11 days of annual leave)
Careers

How to get 26 days off work in 2020 (using just 11 days of annual leave)

And for our next trick, we’ll turn 11 days of paid annual leave into 26…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

These hilarious stories from an ex-HMV employee have taken Twitter by storm

“One bloke got banned because he kept covering his hands in blue paint and touching the CDs to try and get them for a reduced price as they were ‘damaged.’”

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Indian businesswoman reading paperwork in office
Life

Work related stress: A doctor’s advice on how to cope with excessive stress and avoid burnout

An expert on what workplace-related stress is, and how you can combat it.

Posted by
Stylist Team
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work life balance
Careers

Meet the women who left successful careers to pursue a healthier work-life balance

Trading higher salaries for a richer life? We’re convinced.

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Stylist Team
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Paula Akpan
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6 successful black women on how they tackle impostor syndrome at work

“I’ve had moments of thinking, ‘how did I get here? I’m not worthy, it’s all a fluke’”

Careers

These are the 9 most annoying phrases people use in work emails

We asked, and boy did you answer...

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Photo of a female traveler waiting the train
Long Reads

“Why it’s time to leave your comfort zone and embrace positive discomfort”

Buckle up – it’s time to choose courage over comfort.

Posted by
Sophie Hines
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Breadcrumbing at work: how to know if you're a victim
Life

Breadcrumbing isn’t just a modern dating problem – it can affect your work life, too

You've heard of gaslighting, now learn about breadcrumbing.

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
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Kindfulness

10 techniques to combat stress and anxiety at work

When things get too much in the office, try one of these stress-soothing tips

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Crying at work
Careers

Here’s how to recover if you cry at work

It happens to the best of us. Here’s how to bounce back

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Careers

Why and how to change career in your early 30s – and the women who made it work

Thinking about switching career lanes? Consider this your everything-you-need-to-know guide.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Christina Quaine
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Succeeding in your career doesn’t have to mean managing others, here’s why

You don't have to leave behind what you love to get ahead at work

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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