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How to stay productive at work when all you want is to be outside

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Careers

How to create a more inclusive workplace, whatever role you’re in

An expert explains the importance of being an anti-racist ally at work with tips on how to be consistent.

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Alice Porter
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How to navigate a toxic workplace and set healthy boundaries

Looking to change potentially toxic elements of your workplace? Here are the top boundaries to draw.

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Charley Ross
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Books

Why should Black women work “twice as hard for half as much”?

Read an extract from author Sophie Williams' ultimate guide for Black women at work.

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Sophie Williams
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Podcasts

My journey out of burnout: Vick Hope on learning to say no

For Stylist’s Nobody Told Me podcast, we asked one of TV's famous faces what can be learnt from solitude.

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Charley Ross
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Anna Brech
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Oversharing at work: how much personal stuff should you talk about with your boss?

How much is too much when it comes to oversharing at work? Female leaders on how to draw boundaries in workplace friendships.

Wellbeing

How making time for a ‘power hour’ every day can help you achieve your 2021 goals

“Remember that your time is yours before you give it away.”

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Chloe Gray
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Mental Health

Here’s how to ask for mental health support if you’re struggling at work

More employees have been reaching out as a result of the pandemic.

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Aiden Wynn
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Careers

Working from home is saving us valuable time, but we're not all using it wisely

This is how it could be effecting our work-life balance.

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Aiden Wynn
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Careers

Interruptions at work could be causing you physical stress

But it can have this surprisingly positive effect on your day.

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Aiden Wynn
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Life

This is how working from home can boost workplace happiness

Plus, expert tips on making the most of your working day.

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Aiden Wynn
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Strong Women

Here’s how often you should move away from your desk every hour (you’ll be surprised...)

Read this if coronavirus has lead to you sitting for longer than ever.

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

The pandemic can be your cue to break free from the relentless city grind.

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Life

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

The former Spice Girl shared some wise words on the latest Table Manners podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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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?

Davina from Selling Sunset is puzzled that she doesn't know much about Chrishell’s life, which begs the question how much should we share with our colleagues?

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Victoria Sanusi
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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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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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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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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...

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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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