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6 Signs You Need To Find A New Job

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Most people don't stay in the same job forever. In fact, switching careers is quite common. If you're dissatisfied at work, it's time to consider a change of direction. But before...

How to find a job you love: 6 tips to land your perfect career

Home / Women in Focus / Career / How to find a job you love: 6 tips to land your perfect career

Are you fresh out of uni searching for your very first job? Have you been working for the same company for years and just need a career change? Either way, looking for your perfect...

Just one dose of HPV vaccination may be enough

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A new study has great implications for women around the world, especially those in developing countries. Just one dose of the HPV vaccine Cervarix could be enough to protect women...

The UK debut of The Conversation set to feature Rita Ora, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Caitlin Moran

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / The UK debut of The Conversation set to feature Rita Ora, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Caitlin Moran

Have you heard of The Conversation? Don’t worry if you haven’t because you soon will, as the hit American series is about to come to the UK. The Conversation featured presenter...

Ireland begins controversial two-week debate on "inhumane" abortion law

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Ireland begins controversial two-week debate on "inhumane" abortion law

It made headlines and sent shockwaves around the world when Savita Halappanavar tragically died in Ireland last October. Just 17 weeks pregnant with her first child, the dentist...

Malala Yousafzai: End the Education Emergency

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Malala Yousafzai: End the Education Emergency

Remember Malala Yousafzai? She’s pretty hard to forget, last year she was the girl who took on the Taliban and, by some form of miracle, won. She’s recently been named as one...

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...

No nipples please - we're Irish: The Irish Sun bins boobs on Page 3 (sort of)!

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / No nipples please - we're Irish: The Irish Sun bins boobs on Page 3 (sort of)!

In a decision that has shocked us all, The Sun in Ireland has chosen to take out the bare boobs on Page 3. After a lot of campaigning from ‘No More Page 3’, thousands of signatures...

Time for a sabbatical? How to make the most of a year off

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Time for a sabbatical? How to make the most of a year off

Imagine taking a year off work to do everything on your 'one day' list? Sounds good right? No wonder sabbaticals are tempting more and more professionals. While taking a year...

Bride-To-Be Shut Down A Body-shaming Personal Trainer In The Best Way

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Bride-To-Be Shut Down A Body-shaming Personal Trainer In The Best Way

Engaged or not, the pressure to be the picture-perfect bride is very much alive and, like it or not, many of us fall victim to society's paradigm of the skinny woman in white...

We're Getting A New Poo Emoji And It's The Sh*t

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / We're Getting A New Poo Emoji And It's The Sh*t

Nothing express our unwavering immaturity quite like the poop emoji - the one shaped like a serving of soft-serve ice cream, smiling like a lunatic. So big is the humble turd's fame...

This Mother Shared An Honest Account Of Her Life Before 9AM And We're Shook

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / This Mother Shared An Honest Account Of Her Life Before 9AM And We're Shook

Mums: we don't know how you do it tbh. Sleepless nights, stinky nappies, feeding (sometimes multiple) hungry mouths, all while running a household at the same time; being a mother...

Decision-making: A guide for the indecisive

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Decision making for the indecisive How can I best tackle this problem? Should I go for that promotion? Who should I ask to work with me on that project? What should I wear this...

Plus Size Model Tess Holliday Celebrates National Nude Day Like A Boss With A Very Cheeky Photo

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / Plus Size Model Tess Holliday Celebrates National Nude Day Like A Boss With A Very Cheeky Photo

Tess Holliday isn't one to hide her curves away simply because beauty norms tell her she should. She's all about embracing her fuller figure and breaking the mould and her latest...

Midwife Shares Photo Of Period Blood-stained Uniform After She Was Too Busy To Change

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Midwife Shares Photo Of Period Blood-stained Uniform After She Was Too Busy To Change

It's no secret medical staff are stretched beyond belief but now one Swedish midwife has revealed the shocking reality of an understaffed maternity ward in a candid post which...

A Woman In Saudi Arabia Is Being Investigated By Police For Wearing A Mini Skirt

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / A Woman In Saudi Arabia Is Being Investigated By Police For Wearing A Mini Skirt

A Saudi woman recently posted a video of herself on Snapchat, appearing to break the country's strict dress code. The young woman - who is reportedly a model - was filmed walking...

Hilary Duff Proudly Shows Off Cellulite And Body Flaws In Real Bikini Photo

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Hilary Duff Proudly Shows Off Cellulite And Body Flaws In Real Bikini Photo

Instagram is normally synonymous with picture-perfect images - airbrushed and filtered within an inch of their lives - but not if you're Miss Hilary Duff. The star has shared...

This Woman Cut Her Husband's Balls Off Because She Refused To Have Morning Sex

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Woman Cut Her Husband's Balls Off Because She Refused To Have Morning Sex

Non-consensual sex is no laughing matter so you can imagine the ordeal of having a man repeatedly demanding to have sex when you really don't want to. Imagine this man is your...

Transgender Activist Bleeds Through Trousers In Public To Prove 'Men Have Periods Too'

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Transgender Activist Bleeds Through Trousers In Public To Prove 'Men Have Periods Too'

Being caught off guard and bleeding through your clothes when you're on your period and in public is a nightmare situation most women pray they never have to endure. But one perio...