Career Women

5 Lifehacks from 5 Fabulous Females

Steph Weller | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Steph Weller

There's a secret revolution going on: women supporting women. No trolling, no bitching, no sniping, no undermining. Instead it's all about empowering, encouraging, supporting and respecting each other.

How Embracing Your Background Can Empower Your Life: May J. Talks About Her Mixed Race Heritage, Music, and Pursuing Her Dreams.

Emma Leverton | Posted 16.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Emma Leverton

Achieving a dream career requires determination and drive, and when we look towards success it's easy to forget that our histories are much more than ...

Sloppiness Is a Gender Issue

Tony Crabbe | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Crabbe

I work with a leader who is sloppy: a bit disorganised, he forgets things and at times drops the ball. He is also extremely successful and admired. The thing is, his sloppiness is interpreted (accurately) as big thinking and creativity. It occurs to me that I don't know any women in senior positions who are also sloppy and successful; that bothers me.

Have You Got What It Takes to Go It Alone?

Mindy Gibbins-Klein | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mindy Gibbins-Klein

Ensure you do have some financial cushion or savings, as it can all take much longer than you think to see a profit. Find a group of people in a similar situation to you (mastermind group, networking group) so you can learn from and support each other.

Does Not Wanting Marriage and Children Make Me a Bad Person?

Ceren Senkul | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ceren Senkul

All I can think about is how a baby will affect their life. How will it affect their career? Will their relationship hold out long enough for the child to be brought up in a secure environment? Will they ever sleep again? Was it planned? Why have they done this? And so young.

How to Be a Useful Woman

Adele Barlow | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Adele Barlow

If you're an entrepreneur, you're a hunter: you're looking to grow your resources to bring back to the cave and there's something fundamentally masculine about that. Meanwhile, females are socially conditioned to focus on nesting - on making the cave look pretty and taking care of the children.

Career Women To Blame For Absolutely Everything, Confirms Daily Mail

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Women who have careers are to blame for everything that is wrong with the world, the Daily Mail has confirmed. The latest hazard caused by women fo...

For Women to Thrive: We Must Help Their Fertility as Part of Gender Equality Agenda

Dr Geeta Nargund | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Geeta Nargund

Equality debates generally focus on equal pay and job opportunities. However, I feel that we must to go further and address women's biological needs as part of the campaign for social and health equality agenda.

Having it All - The Career, The Kids and Your Sanity

Kate Thompson | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

The trick is, to not feel the pressure from all sides, but instead to accept that you can have it all as long as you have help. If giving up work to have children is what's important to you, then do it. If you don't want to give up work but do want to give your children enough of your time, then look at working part time or taking some time off before going back to work.

On Relationship-Induced Embarrassment

Sarah Kwong | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Kwong

These days, young, career women are prolific. Which is awesome. But also problematic. Because now there's a pressure to be just that; young and career-y. Suddenly, it feels old and boring to be in a long-term, serious relationship when others born in the same year are gallivanting around the world, playing out episodes of Girls (string vests, reckless sex, you get the gist).

Money, Money, Money in a Female Breadwinners World

Jenny Garrett | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny Garrett

When was the last time you spoke to your partner about money? Unfortunately, sex and money are the subjects least spoken about in relationships. As a female breadwinner, in an effort not to emasculate or disempower you may have chosen to avoid money conversations with your partner.

Why the Career Advice You've Been Given is Deeply Flawed

Jenny Garrett | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny Garrett

The career advice that they are given at these events from strong successful women often centres around learning what gets the attention of male bosses, competing in a mans world and being more confident. This is all sound advice and may even help you to be viewed as one of the boys, but is that what we really want?

So What if I'm Single? I'm Not Contagious

Daniel Warner | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

I don't mind being single. I like the freedom it gives me and I absolutely love sleeping alone. There is nowhere in the world more fun than my bed - even when I'm the only one in it.

Shark Free...

Kat Jackman | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

In my twenties I was in two bands - with each, I was spending a huge proportion of my life writing, performing, spending every last penny on rehearsal studios and sound gear, and saving for the next recording session.