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Have a Happy Blue Monday: How I've Coped With Seasonal Affective Disorder

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'Tis the season...to hold back my tears and not surrender to the cold weather blues. I started university in 2007 knowing that I was prone to depression, but I also understood...

31 Ways You WILL Change In Your Twenties

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Your 20s are undoubtedly a defining part of your life. You're mature enough to wanna get your sh*t together but still young enough to get away with slacking (only just). From...

Cannes Film Festival Makes Its Most Sexist Move Yet

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With the Cannes Film Festival currently underway, many guests of the event are in uproar after word spread that numerous women attending were denied entry into the screening of...

Watch What Happens When You Ask A Bunch Of Young Boys To Slap A Pretty Girl

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The folks over in Italy decided to join the dialogue on violence against women with an interesting new viral video. They stop young boys ages 6-10 on the street and introduce...

Is The Victoria's Secret 'Perfect Body' Campaign Sending The Wrong Message To Women?

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While most of the world is gossiping about whether or not Suki Waterhouse will model in the Victoria's Secret annual fashion show, they might be missing something a lot more jarring...

20 Life Hacks To Make Your Paycheck Last All Month

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Always find yourself running dry just a week after payday? Splurge days, impulse buys and zero management over your funds - sounds all too familiar, right? Don't fret, transforming...

The 10 Things You Need To Know About The Gender Gap

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So the World Economic Forum (WEF) just released their annual report on the status of the gender gap globally. They look at a variety of factors that indicate how much access women...

The Honest Truth About Sugar Daddy Dating By A Professional Sugar Baby

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Everyone's heard of Sugar Daddy/Sugar Baby dating but in the US it is becoming trendier than ever, and it might not be exactly what you would expect! Here's everything you wanted...

Emotional Breakdowns, Crippled Feet & A Banging Head? Why Girls Nights Out Are SO Overrated

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Emotional Breakdowns, Crippled Feet & A Banging Head? Why Girls Nights Out Are SO Overrated

The thought of washing our hair, strapping on a set of false lashes and dolling ourselves up used to be a happy one. But once you hit your mid-twenties those days are well and...

Apple And Facebook Will Pay To Freeze Your Eggs: A Work Perk Or Blatant Manipulation?

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Apple And Facebook Will Pay To Freeze Your Eggs: A Work Perk Or Blatant Manipulation?

Facebook and Apple are plying their female employees with a tempting offer - $20,000 (around £12,000) towards freezing their eggs. The work perk sounds great at first but does...

The New Faces Of Feminism: The SoFeminine Men Behind The HeForShe Campaign

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / The New Faces Of Feminism: The SoFeminine Men Behind The HeForShe Campaign

The men who work at sofeminine may be behind the scenes, but they're also behind the #HeForShe campaign. Following Emma Watson's incredible speech launching the HeForShe campaign...

10 Badass Cartoon Characters Who'd Be Feminists In Real Life

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Spinelli. Lisa Simpson. Jane Lane. Those names will probably ring a bell for '90s girls who grew up with Saturday morning cartoons, but turns out there was a whole lot more to...

Wave goodbye to the WAGs

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WAGS - are they good role models? While WAGs appear to be living the dream, it's time to wake up and face reality. WISPs (women who are inspiring, successful and powerful) are...

Registering and voting: everything you need to know

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The general election is fast approaching, and 20 April (Tuesday) is the last day to register if you want to vote on 6 May. Not sure how to do register? Can’t remember whether...

Fair trade

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The term 'fair trade' has been around for several years now: fair trade coffee, clothing, bananas, etc... most of us know a bit about the products but not a lot about the principles...

Girls rule: Women have more fun with the girls

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Girls night out or sofa snuggling with your man? Be honest. We know which one we'd have more fun doing this Saturday night - and we're not alone! Girls rule: Women have more fun...

This Cross-Eyed Blogger Has An Important And Inspiring Message For Us All

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We all suffer bad days when we wish 'if only I could change that, tweak this, swap that' - we're only human after all. But it's high time we quit focusing on what we'd like to...

10 golden rules for successful holidays with your friends

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Golden rules for successful holidays with your friends Of course you love your friends, and you regret not being able to see them more often the rest of the year. That's why you...

Toying With The Idea Of A Career Change? You Can Now Earn £28,000 By Masturbating

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Toying With The Idea Of A Career Change? You Can Now Earn £28,000 By Masturbating

There comes a point in all of our lives when we hit the snooze button on a Monday morning, praying to silence it forever. But deep down we know we have to force ourselves out...

This Male Boss Sent A Sexist Email About His Female Employee, Accidentally Copied In The Whole Office

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Sexism in Hollywood is no secret, from actresses being fat-shamed to the massive disparity between male and female co-stars - but just because it's out there in the open, it doesn't...