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How (And Why) To Say No: 11 Reasons Saying No Will Set You Free

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / How (And Why) To Say No: 11 Reasons Saying No Will Set You Free

It's one of the shortest words in the English language, but it's also one of the most difficult to say. Those two simple letters: N-O. We can't say it to our family, our coworkers...

13 Of The Most Scandalous Ad Campaigns Of All Time

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Perhaps a sign of marketing genius is being able to spark conversation and leave an indelible impression on potential consumers. But is it possible for companies and magazines...

Shocking Sexual Harassment In UK Government

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You'd think (or at least hope) that in Westminster of all places, instances of sexual harassment just wouldn't fly. Well not according to a Channel 4 investigation into sexual...

How Much Do You Really Care About Poverty? 'F*ck The Poor' Campaign Will Tell You...

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / How Much Do You Really Care About Poverty? 'F*ck The Poor' Campaign Will Tell You...

It's a hard fact to face up to but although you might care about poverty, how much do you actually do to help those less fortunate than yourself? This video shows what happens...

Is This The Best Celeb Comeback Ever? See What Happens When Lorde Calls Out Photoshop Madness

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Is This The Best Celeb Comeback Ever? See What Happens When Lorde Calls Out Photoshop Madness

We all know that our obsession with celebrity perfection (aka Photoshop) has gone way too far. But you still never expect stars to call it out. So when Lorde decided to stand...

Could American Apparel Sink Any Lower? This Is Officially Their Perviest Campaign Yet

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Could American Apparel Sink Any Lower? This Is Officially Their Perviest Campaign Yet

Slow clap to American Apparel. We didn't think it could happen, but they've out-perved themselves. As if we weren't all tired of their constant attempts to shock with their semi-p...

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...

We Thought #NoMakeUpSelfies Were Brave... Then We Saw What These Women Did

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / We Thought #NoMakeUpSelfies Were Brave... Then We Saw What These Women Did

We've all seen all the #nomakeupselfies in support of cancer research go viral on Facebook, but these women took their support to a whole other level. This is one of the most...

The "Facebook Cleavage" Subreddit is Real and It's Beyond Gross

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / The "Facebook Cleavage" Subreddit is Real and It's Beyond Gross

Once again, the Internet reminds us how creepy and disgusting some people can be. On the subreddit "Facebook Cleavage," users can post sexy Facebook pictures of their girl friends...

“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...

Is This The Most Misogynist Brand In The World Right Now?

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SuitSupply, a Dutch menswear brand is facing a pretty fierce backlash to their uncensored website which basically transforms from shopping site to soft porn site in the click...

Barbie Goes From Bimbo To Business Woman - Hello Entrepreneur Barbie!

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Say goodbye to those polka dot bikinis and blow out salons, this time Barbie's gone all businesswoman on us. It's time to say hello to Entrepreneur Barbie. Barbie's had a slightly...

TV For Girls? ITV Launch New Channel That Caters For What Women Want

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Ah that elusive question. What do women want? According to ITV and the launch of their new channel we want nothing more than to watch TOWIE, endless reality TV and be entertained...

Go to the pub! And other secrets of how to network like a pro

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Go to the pub! And other secrets of how to network like a pro

Most of us cringe a little bit when we hear the word "networking", but the truth is, making useful contacts is the one definitive, tried and true way to progress in any career...

If men were women - is THIS how they would feel? French film exposes ingrained sexism

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / If men were women - is THIS how they would feel? French film exposes ingrained sexism

Have you ever wondered what life might be like if men were women and women were men? French director Eleonore Pourrait has created a short film imagining just that. Her film examines...

One girl explains sexual objectification in the best way possible. Now we’re angry.

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / One girl explains sexual objectification in the best way possible. Now we’re angry.

It's a sickening fact but sexual objectification is everywhere. But it's got so bad that most of us don't even realise when it's happening. It's affecting our relationships, our...

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...

Twerk alert: The most sexist music videos of 2013

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Twerk alert: The most sexist music videos of 2013

With the recent release of the 2014 Grammy nominees, it’s hard not to think back on what an amazing year it has been for music. But what kind of year have women in particular...

Difficult job interview questions and how to answer them

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Waiting for an interview can make anyone nervous. After all, a job interview is arguably the most important part of the hiring process. So, how can you prepare to blow your interv...

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

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / 6 of The Best Ways to Give Something Back this Holiday Season

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...