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

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

She's the illustrator who

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Hannah Keegan
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“Self-isolating with symptoms of coronavirus was nothing like I imagined”

Boris Johnson has declared that people with symptoms, and those they live with, must self-isolate for 14 days.

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Lisa Smosarski
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Can the ‘inbox zero’ approach really prevent email overwhelm?

If you’re struggling to keep up with all of your work emails, look this way…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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“How I got my job designing chocolate bars”

Have you designed an M&M to taste like hot cross buns recently? Then you’re seriously missing out...

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Why turning 30 should no longer be our benchmark for success

So what if you haven’t got everything sorted by 30? Life is a journey, and it’s time we learned to enjoy the ride.

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Elizabeth Sulis Kim
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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…

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Kayleigh Dray
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7 easy ways to boost your confidence at work

Get ready to own your skills.

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Starting a new job? Michelle Obama has some wise words of advice

First week in a new role? Or thinking about handing in your notice? Michelle Obama, Nora Ephron and more remind us to embrace challenge and new experiences.

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Ally Sinyard
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Work anxiety: 12 ways to deal with panic and anxiety at work.
Life

12 easy ways to tackle anxiety at your desk in under 10 minutes

It’s not uncommon to experience anxiety at work – here’s how to deal with it.

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Megan Murray
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Careers

Is fear of the unknown stopping you from changing career?

Here’s how to overcome your fears and make the change you want.

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Lauren Geall
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Jasmine Andersson
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3 unavoidable signs of millennial burnout, and what you can do about it

An expert breaks down how to cope with this work-induced problem.

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This is the (actual) reality of working for yourself

There are nearly 3 million #digitalnomad posts on Instagram, but it's not all coconuts and sunsets...

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Elly Earls
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Careers

5 companies that set the standard in supporting staff’s mental health

From weekly yoga to 24 hour counselling.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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These are the four skills you should always highlight on your CV

The experts share their advice.

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Helen Booth
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Careers

This is how working long hours puts your mental health at risk

Show this to your boss the next time they ask you to work overtime.

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Moya Crockett
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Hands up who wants a 4-day work week? Here’s how to ask for it

Could flexible working be the answer to burnout?

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Paula Akpan
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4 reasons why it’s OK to be quiet in meetings at work

It’s time to reject the idea that you need to be loud to be successful.

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Anna Brech
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A doctor’s advice on how to manage workplace stress and avoid job-related burnout

An expert lays down the law when it comes to dealing with workplace stress.

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

We asked, and boy did you answer...

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Megan Murray
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