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“I felt trapped by an unhealthy work-life balance – here’s how I changed path”

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Anna Brech
  • A woman listening to a careers podcast
    Careers

    This new careers podcast from the authors of Slay In Your Lane is a must-listen

  • Melanie C at the Brit awards 2020
    Life

    Melanie C describes the complex but relatable issue of “working on adrenaline”

  • Do you have to share your personal life with your co-workers?
    Life

    Do you have to share your personal life with your co-workers?

Latest Stories

An office setting
Life

This is why you may be secretly pining for your work colleagues

There's nothing like face-to-face contact, however annoying office life can be sometimes.

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Anna Brech
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Working from home struggles.
Life

“I’ve hit a brick wall with working from home – here’s what the experts say about it”

For one writer, working from home was going OK... until it just wasn't.

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Hollie Richardson
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Nadia Shrieen
Careers

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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Sky Brown Skateboarding
Careers

Meet the 11-year-old Olympian skateboarder

Sky Brown is Team GB’s youngest competitor.

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Hannah Keegan
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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...

A woman dealing with a toxic work environment
Careers

7 signs you’re in a toxic work environment – and what you can do about it

Working in a toxic environment doesn’t just have the power to make us hate our jobs – it can lead to more serious problems including burnout and anxiety.

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Lauren Geall
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Meghan Markle
People

Guess why people are mad at Meghan this time? (Hint: it involves Archie)

The latest Meghan backlash has underlined a sexist double standard.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Jillian Kowalchuk, at work at Safe & The City app
Careers

Safe In The City: meet the woman helping you get home safely

The co-founder of Safe & The City explains the genius app and her role.

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Chloe Gray
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Jodie Azhar of Teazlecat Games.
Careers

Unusual careers: this woman designs video games for a living

Jodie Azhar designs and codes gamers’ adventures

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Chloe Gray
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Sleep researcher D Caroline Norton
Careers

This woman researches the science behind dreams

Exploring the many functions of sleep and dreams and how they affect memory and wellbeing.

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Chloe Gray
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Claire Waxman Victims' Comissioner
Careers

Claire Waxman was stalked for 12 years. Now, she’s using her experiences to help others

Meet London’s first victims’ commissioner.

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Hannah Keegan
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Aiden Wynn
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Why we should all be walking during our lunch breaks, according to psychologists

How making the most of your lunch breaks can help improve your work life.

Anoushka Dossa, director of Talent Creative Access
Careers

How this social enterprise is diversifying the creative industries

Anoushka Dossa, is director of talent at Creative Access, supporting BAME people in creative industries.

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Hannah Keegan
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Life

This is the exact time workweek anxiety strikes

And here’s how to cope.

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Jessica Rapana
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Kirstie Jones Williams, polar microplastics researcher
Careers

Meet the woman researching polar microplastics in Antarctica

She's a scientist and an explorer all in one.

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Jonathan Thompson
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A woman checking her phone
Life

How to banish email guilt in three easy steps

Break free from the pressure of unread messages.

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Anna Brech
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Chef Angela Hartnett
Careers

Dream of becoming a professional chef? Read this first

Chef and restaurateur Angela Hartnett lets us in on a day in her life.

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Hannah Keegan
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Life

Unusual careers: this woman designs board games for a living

She custom makes games inspired by her clients' stories

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Hannah Keegan
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Jessica Rapana
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How to identify signs you’re in a toxic work environment, and what to do about it

Are you a victim?

Careers

Attention, foodies – this woman makes hundreds of pies a day for a living

Nokx Majozi is currently developing a mac ’n’ cheese pie. Drool...

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Hannah Keegan
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