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    Life

    Rejected by law school, this woman now has a top job in tech

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    Careers

    A day in the life of a sex educator

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

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Careers

12 careers podcasts to help you boss it at work

Ready to achieve those goals?

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Sereena Abbassi, head of culture and inclusion M&C Saatchi
People

Meet the woman making advertising more human

Sereena Abbassi is head of culture and inclusion at one of the industry’s biggest agencies

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Hannah Keegan
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Carly Hodgson, Team GB head of marketing, in her office
People

Olympics 2020: Team GB’s head of marketing reveals the proudest moment of her career

“The best part of my job is working for an organisation where everyone has a common goal to create something extraordinary.”

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Jameela Jamil Twitter fat shaming
Life

Jameela Jamil is fed up of fat-shaming being “accepted as a norm” in the workplace

And so are we...

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Hollie Richardson
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This is where to find the jobs with the highest salary increases in the UK

The findings are pretty surprising.

Careers

How to become an orthopaedic surgeon, by the woman who was first in her field

“I became the first black female orthopaedic surgeon in the UK,” says Dr Samantha Tross. “It took a while for the enormity of that to sink in.”

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Imposter syndrome research
Life

Imposter syndrome has a much bigger impact on mental health than we first thought

New research found some seriously worrying results.

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Hollie Richardson
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Sexism at work
Careers

At last, all women will have legal protection against harassment in the workplace thanks to #MeToo

The new treaty has been called a “milestone movement for women’s rights”.

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Hollie Richardson
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Careers

What it’s really like to be a private investigator

Michelle Roycroft specialises in stalking and harassment

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Edwina Langley
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Careers

These are the best jobs for work life balance in 2019

Desperately seeking a career which prioritises a good work life balance? Look this way…

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Kayleigh Dray
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How to know it's time to quit your job
Life

How to know if it’s time to quit your job

These four steps will help you work out if it’s time to hand in your notice.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Hannah Keegan
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“I’m the artistic director of London’s Bush Theatre, and this is what my working day looks like”

Discovering new talent and championing underrepresented voices is all in a day’s work for Lynette Linton

Careers

Exclusive: Millennials are unhappier than ever before – but why?

New research has revealed the truth about millennials in the workplace, and it makes for eye-opening reading…

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Kayleigh Dray
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NHS Mental health nurse Kiran toora
Careers

What’s it’s really like to be an NHS mental health nurse

“I didn’t think much about my progression, I just thought I had the best job in the world.”

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Stylist Team
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Handbag specialist evaluates bag
Careers

Christie’s Auction House expert recalls moment she won a £236,750 handbag

“For me, the biggest sign of authenticity is the smell – an atelier has a very specific scent.”

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Hannah Keegan
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susanthi williamson Asos fashion sustainability lead laughing at work
Careers

How ASOS is working to make the high street more sustainable

Asos sustainability lead Sue Williamson is part of a team doing just that

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Hannah Keegan
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Careers

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

Spotify's senior music editor tells Stylist what it's like to be paid to listen to music

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Hannah Keegan
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Careers

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

Gaby Wood is a journalist and the literary director of the Booker Prize Foundation – and she reads 25 books at a time

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

A one day diary from morning latte to lights out

Careers

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

Event director Maggie Crowe shares a day in her life planning, prepping and overseeing the Brit Awards

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Hannah Keegan
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