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People make playlists for parties, this woman makes them for a living

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    Journalist Gaby Wood on why she’ll never forget this one-word answer from Donald Trump

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    Meet Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock, the woman whose career is quite literally out of this world

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    Meet the woman who plans the Brits, the coolest party in music

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  • Fashion

    What really goes into choreographing a fashion shoot

    This is what a movement director actually does

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    Ever considered running away with the circus? This is the reality

    Cirque du Soleil's stage manager does just that

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    Sex Education’s intimacy director explains her very important role on set

    “I believe there is always another way to do a scene where no one is vulnerable, so I tell them their ‘no’ is a gift.”

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    Hannah Keegan
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    Why this magazine only reports on news to make you smile

    “When so much of the media is doom and gloom, it’s important to focus on what’s going right”

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    Hannah Keegan
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  • Life

    Want a pay rise? Try inviting your boss for coffee

    Science says it helps

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    Anna Brech
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  • Life

    Farewell, open-plan: why we should all have private booths at work

    It's time to break free

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    Anna Brech
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    How love led this scientist to pursue a life-saving career path

    “To be honest, I stayed because of my supervisor”

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    Upskirting activist Gina Martin explains what it’s really like to organise a national campaign

    “I decided I could either get angry or change things”

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    What it’s really like to be an interior stylist on George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces

    “On a big project, I oversee up to 10 decorators, carpenters and metalworkers,” says Jane Field

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    Liberty London's head of design shares the process behind the iconic prints

    "We work two years a head 
of time. On the hottest day of the year, we were designing Christmas prints."

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    What it’s really like to name storms for a living

    “If you name a storm, within an hour it’s going to be the top trending news item in the country”

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    Emily Reynolds
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    This is how early John Lewis start preparing their Christmas displays

    Meet the woman responsible for the most festive window on the high street

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    Hannah Keegan
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    A gemologist on what it's really like to handle diamonds for a living

    “I get to play with all the jewellery I’ll never be able to afford.”

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    Hannah Keegan
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  • Visible Women

    This is how you could appear on Stylist’s most popular careers page

    Want to star in Work/Life? Here’s how.

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    Moya Crockett
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    Here’s what it’s really like to drink wine for a living

    A one-day diary, from morning latte to lights out

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    Hannah Keegan
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    Meet the woman responsible for your favourite high-street designs

    A one-day diary, from morning latte to lights out

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    Hannah Keegan
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  • Long Reads

    How ditching the 9-5 and moving to South America cured my quarter-life crisis

    This is how you can do the same.

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    Sinead Mulhern
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    How this woman started the first black ballet company in the UK

    Cassa Pancho talks us through her working day, from morning latte to lights out

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    Hannah Keegan
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    How this 12-year-old became a motivational speaker

    Porridge, affirmations and lots of YouTube: Vanessa Sam talks us through her average day

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    Why this woman gets paid to preserve precious letters

    A one-day diary, from morning latte to lights out.

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    Hannah Keegan
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