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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...

08/05/2018

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...

21/08/2017

Turns Out Skipping Your Lunch Break Is Adding Some Serious Time Onto Your Working Year

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Turns Out Skipping Your Lunch Break Is Adding Some Serious Time Onto Your Working Year

If you think about it, really think about it, when was the last time you took a proper, hour-long lunch break? Went out in the sun, brought yourself a fancy sandwich. Listened...

21/07/2017

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...

19/07/2017

This Woman Got Rejected From A Job Interview In The Most Brutal Way Possible

Home / Women in Focus / Career / This Woman Got Rejected From A Job Interview In The Most Brutal Way Possible

The job-interview process is one of the most stressful you have to endure as a fully-functioning adult. The meticulous preparation, the intense grilling, the potential follow-up...

15/05/2017

Lily Bevan and Sally Phillips Are Creating Fun Female Characters In New Comedy Series 'Talking To Strangers'

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Lily Bevan and Sally Phillips Are Creating Fun Female Characters In New Comedy Series 'Talking To Strangers'

Female comedy continues to going from strength to strength but, as Lily Bevan laments, she is tired of playing "The Girlfriend"; atypical, one-dimensional characters created...

05/02/2016

Why Is Office Bullying Getting Worse And How Can We Stop It?

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Why Is Office Bullying Getting Worse And How Can We Stop It?

There’s an office bully in nearly every workplace. They bombard you with passive aggressive emails, leave mounds of work on your desk and try at least once a day to embarrass...

20/11/2015

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...

18/11/2015

Why Crying At Work Isn't A Big Deal From Someone Who Knows

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Why Crying At Work Isn't A Big Deal From Someone Who Knows

Lena Dunham and Gloria Steinem recently came out as office criers in this week's Lenny Letter, making women all over the world rejoice and sing 'It's my office and I'll cry if...

23/10/2015

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

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 10 Simple Steps To CV Success Straight From The Recruiter's Mouth

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...

27/07/2015

Why Your Butt & Your Self-Esteem Need to Meet YouTuber Cassey Ho

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Why Your Butt & Your Self-Esteem Need to Meet YouTuber Cassey Ho

Beads of sweat are running down my face as I begin a set of single-leg bridges on the floor or my flat. One Direction's "What Makes You Beautiful" is playing in the background...

18/03/2015

How To Nail Your First Week In Your New Job

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Remember when your first day of school was the best day ever because you finally got to see all your friends and show off the new pencil case you just bought? Well, the first...

04/03/2015

6 Expert Tips Every Girl Needs To Know For How To Become An Entrepreneur

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 6 Expert Tips Every Girl Needs To Know For How To Become An Entrepreneur

Being a successful entrepreneur is no easy feat, so we decided to ask an expert what it really takes to have a great idea and actually get it off the ground. Turns out it takes...

03/03/2015

6 Expert Tips Every Girl Needs To Know On How To Become An Entrepreneur

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 6 Expert Tips Every Girl Needs To Know On How To Become An Entrepreneur

Being a successful entrepreneur is no easy feat, so we decided to ask an expert what it really takes to have a great idea and actually get it off the ground. Turns out it takes...

02/02/2015

A Conversation About Humanity With "Still Alice" Writer Lisa Genova

Home / Women in Focus / Career / A Conversation About Humanity With "Still Alice" Writer Lisa Genova

If you have not experienced the Oscar buzz that is Still Alice, you are missing something big. The best-selling novel by Lisa Genova has had huge success with its award-winning...

16/01/2015

8 Ways To Stand Out At Work Without Seeming Like A Total Suck-Up

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 8 Ways To Stand Out At Work Without Seeming Like A Total Suck-Up

Sure there are plenty of ways to make it known that you are the shining star of your office, but how many of those ways are possible without seeming like a complete suck-up?...

06/01/2015

How To Be More Organised: 10 Hacks Every Girl Needs To Know At Work

Home / Women in Focus / Career / How To Be More Organised: 10 Hacks Every Girl Needs To Know At Work

Whether you're starting a new job, bagged a promotion or are trying to find the motivation to just get through the working day, you have to be organised. If you aren't, you may...

24/10/2014

10 Tips On How To Network Effectively WITHOUT Getting Your Flirt On

Home / Women in Focus / Career / 10 Tips On How To Network Effectively WITHOUT Getting Your Flirt On

Ladies, let's face it. Sometimes we use our feminine powers without even knowing it, and there's a time and a place for that type of sorcery. Knowing how to network effectively...

20/10/2014

Wednesday Wisdom From Hillary Clinton: Quotes Every Woman Can Learn From

Home / Women in Focus / Career / Wednesday Wisdom From Hillary Clinton: Quotes Every Woman Can Learn From

Listen up! One of the most powerful women in politics is about to drop some wisdom! Author. Politician. Activist. Feminist. Mother. Wife. The young, vibrant intellectual from...

15/10/2014

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...

15/10/2014