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Jamelia is the face of Avon UK’s ‘Shine Light and Speak Out’ against domestic violence campaign

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Jamelia is the face of Avon UK’s ‘Shine Light and Speak Out’ against domestic violence campaign

A shocking one in four women suffer from domestic abuse in the UK, which is a statistic that desperately needs changing. In light of this, beauty brand Avon UK and singer-songwriter...

6 of The Best Ways to Give Something Back this Holiday Season

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Holiday season means all kinds of things; parties, presents, food and family. But while we're reminded of our many blessings in life, in order to get that warm and fuzzy Christmas...

New laws to make revenge porn illegal?

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Break ups are hard enough as it is, but they’re especially traumatic if you have an angry ex who is gunning for revenge and isn't afraid to share intimate pictures of you with...

Victory for women on banknotes campaign! Jane Austen to be on £10 note

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Victory for women on banknotes campaign! Jane Austen to be on £10 note

Today, due to the major success of the campaign ‘Bank of England: Keep a woman on English banknotes’ on Change.org, The Bank of England will announce that Jane Austen will be...

These Are The Women Inspiring Us In 2016

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A good impression can come in a variety of different forms. Perhaps it's a big gesture or a simple act of kindness that make us stop and say, 'You're a good soul." There are plenty...

What This Husband Wrote About His Wife's Work As A Trauma Nurse Is Incredible

Home / Women in Focus / Career / What This Husband Wrote About His Wife's Work As A Trauma Nurse Is Incredible

Bobby Wesson had an incredible response after posting a picture of his wife cuddling their toddler on Facebook along with an explanation about his wife's experiences as a trauma nurse...

This Guy Rocks A Pink Tutu To Support His Cancer-suffering Wife & It's Brilliant

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / This Guy Rocks A Pink Tutu To Support His Cancer-suffering Wife & It's Brilliant

When Bob Carey's wife was diagnosed with cancer in 2003, he wanted to find a way to support his wife whilst also making people laugh. For him, The Tutu Project was the perfect...

This Girl Shames Disgusting Online Creeps In The Best Way

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How do you deal with a decade of sexist and racial abuse from trolls, fetishists and general sleazebags? You publicly shame them, that's what. High five to the girl with the violin...

This Victoria's Secret Photoshop Fail Might Be The Worst Yet

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It's not the first and it probably won't be the last time the Victoria's Secrets photoshop team screws up. The brand is known for its liberal use of airbrushing but this time...

10 Simple Steps To CV Success Straight From The Recruiter's Mouth

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There comes a time in one’s life when you must reevaluate everything: your taste in music, your taste in men, your fashion sense, your job. Sometimes your dream job may feel as...

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...

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...

Writing a cover letter

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Your cover letter introduces you to recruiters and helps them decide whether or not they're interested, so it needs to be perfect. Here’s some advice on writing a convincing cover...

Reviews and appraisals

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More and more companies conduct reviews or appraisals, and these are important dates in your work calendar. It brings manager and employee together once a year to discuss progress...

Managing money

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Money can't buy you happiness but it can definitely contribute! It's important to know how to manage your money, bills, everyday and unexpected expenses. Here's our guide to avoiding...

Public speaking

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Presenting a project in front of your colleagues, a speech at a wedding or chairing a debate at work? Need to address an audience? Don’t panic! Even the best public speakers have...

OMG! 24 Times Women FREAK OUT (For No Good Reason)

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / OMG! 24 Times Women FREAK OUT (For No Good Reason)

Though we hate to admit it, we ladies do have a penchant for, err, overreacting. Everyone sweats the small stuff sometimes, but as women, there are a MILLION small things that...

Fairytale relationships? Cartoon Couples Highlight Domestic Violence

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Fairytale relationships? Cartoon Couples Highlight Domestic Violence

Domestic violence can happen to anyone, man or woman, young or old, and often, it goes completely unnoticed by friends and loved ones. AleXsandro Palombo has decided it's time...

“I’m who I am; I don’t need a man!” Frozen’s Queen Elsa redefines generations of Disney Princesses

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / “I’m who I am; I don’t need a man!” Frozen’s Queen Elsa redefines generations of Disney Princesses

Disney’s new animated film Frozen has been hailed as one of the first Disney princess features where falling in love with a prince was not what saved the day. Instead, Queen Elsa...