Workplace

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    Women

    The 8 phrases women should feel comfortable saying out loud

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    News

    Countdown’s Anne-Marie Imafidon and the toxic myth of “diversity hires”

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    Careers

    This TikTok about how to reply to a hostile work email has 1.2 million views already

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Careers

Will going braless at work ever be a reality for women?

Back to office means back to bras for many.

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Amy Beecham
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Collective burnout: could you be overwhelmed and exhausted because your colleagues and friends are?
Careers

Have you ‘caught’ burnout from your colleagues? Here’s how to manage it

Could back-to-the-office be leading you to burnout already?

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Amy Beecham
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Careers

Your rights around returning to the office, as explained by a legal expert

Can an employer force you to return? And are you allowed to ask for a flexible contract if you didn't have one before?

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Lauren Geall
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Careers

Difficult work colleagues? Here are 6 ways to deal with toxic teammates

“Many teams have someone who makes things more difficult than they need to be.”

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Pam Hamilton
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Katie Bishop
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“I’ll never go back to an office”: what it’s like to be left out of the workplace clique

Left out of group chats, stood up at team socials and ignored by managers when they raise concerns – women on being left out of work cliques.

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Women

“Listening to myself talk was excruciating”: what it’s like to hate your own voice

We asked women about learning to accept and like their own voices, and ask an expert about how you can learn to do the same

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Lola Christina Alao
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Books

Why trying to ‘make the most of a bad situation’ isn’t always the answer

Read an extract from Beronda L. Montgomery’s new book Lessons From Plants.

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Beronda L. Montgomery
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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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Careers

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.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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Workouts

The best at-home yoga sequence for better posture

Stretch out your back, shoulders and hamstrings with these easy moves.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Careers

“I felt second-rate”: stats show discrimination against trans people at work is getting worse

Over a third of trans employees have experienced workplace discrimination in the last five years.

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Eve Livingston
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Lauren Geall
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Do you find it hard to ask about promotions at work? The ‘entitlement gap’ could be to blame

A new study suggests that social conditioning could be to play in holding women’s careers back.

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Careers

Sensitive people bring this vital happiness habit to the workplace

Empathy and compassion are vital to a healthy work environment.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Plants

7 of the best desk plants to brighten up your working from home space

Treat yourself.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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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.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Careers

Stop telling women to talk like men – ask men to talk more like women

A viral Twitter thread has explored an “unpopular opinion” about women in the workplace, and it makes a lot of sense.

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Kayleigh Dray
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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.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Careers

This company gives its employees a yearly budget to spend on plants, and it’s seriously cool

Is this the ultimate workplace benefit?

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Lauren Geall
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Lauren Geall
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This is how sitting down at work all day impacts our mental health

Do you spend your day sat in front of a computer? You might want to read this.

Imposter Syndrome: All the best celebrity quotes
Celebrity

12 successful women on imposter syndrome and self-doubt

From Olivia Colman to Penelope Cruz, all the best celebrity quotes about this relatable feeling.

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Lauren Geall
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