• Sheryl Sandberg Warns Of #MeToo Backlash Against Women
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    Emily Peck

    Sheryl Sandberg Warns Of #MeToo Backlash Against Women

    The Facebook executive is hearing people say this is why you shouldn't hire women. Actually this is why you should.

  • Is your desk making you gain weight? Women are eating 100,000 calories worth of office snacks a year
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    Is your desk making you gain weight? Women are eating 100,000 calories worth of office snacks a year

    Suddenly that secret snack drawer doesn't seem like such a good idea

  • Why you might want to avoid making a cuppa at work
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    Yahoo Style UK

    Why you might want to avoid making a cuppa at work

    One in five office cups contain traces of faecal matter. Gross!

  • Woman gets surprising email from boss after taking time off for mental health
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    Lauren Sharkey

    Woman gets surprising email from boss after taking time off for mental health

    All employers should be like this.

  • Tiffany and Lara Trump Are Supporting Ivanka’s New Book, But They Might Be the Only Ones
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    Maggie Parker

    Tiffany and Lara Trump Are Supporting Ivanka’s New Book, But They Might Be the Only Ones

    The minute Ivanka Trump’s new book, “Women Who Work,” hit store shelves on Tuesday, her loyal sisters jumped on Instagram to support the author. Both Tiffany Trump and Lara Trump posted photos of themselves posing with the book on May 2.

  • Ivanka Trump on Work-Life Balance: ‘I Don’t Strive for It Anymore’
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    Elise Solé

    Ivanka Trump on Work-Life Balance: ‘I Don’t Strive for It Anymore’

    Ivanka Trump rejects the notion of work-life balance when it comes to juggling motherhood and her White House duties.

  • 10 ways lack of sleep is messing up your life
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    Marie Claire Dorking

    10 ways lack of sleep is messing up your life

    According to recent statistics one third of Brits now sleep for just five-to-six hours per night, which is significantly less than the standard seven-eight hours that experts recommend we need. A new study, published by the Rotterdam School of Management, has revealed that erratic and disruptive behaviour at work can be caused by just one night of poor ZZZs. Researchers found that lack of sleep does not only mean tired and groggy workers, but can also cause “unwanted” activity, which they believe could be associated with lower levels of self-control.

  • The Career Evolution of Barbie
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    Yahoo Style Staff

    The Career Evolution of Barbie

    In 1959, Barbie was introduced to the world at the American Toy Fair in New York City. The doll was invented by Ruth Handler (the co-founder of Mattel), whose own daughter was named Barbara. While Barbie first started as a “teenage fashion doll,” coming in either brunette or blond, she’s changed a lot since her introduction.

  • Could your job be affecting your fertility?
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    Marie Claire Dorking

    Could your job be affecting your fertility?

    Could your job be lowering your fertility? New research has revealed that heavy lifting and working night shifts has been linked to poor fertility in women. The study, published in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine, found that a physically demanding jobs or work schedules outside normal office hours could take it’s toll on a woman’s fertility.

  • Ivanka Trump Is Officially Stepping Away from Her Expanding Fashion Business
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    Alexandra Mondalek

    Ivanka Trump Is Officially Stepping Away from Her Expanding Fashion Business

    Update — Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 3:50 PM:  Ivanka Trump will be taking a “formal leave of absence” from both her clothing and accessories brand as well as the Trump Organization, Ivanka confirmed in a Facebook post on Wednesday. At the same time, the Ivanka Trump brand will expand to lingerie, though Ivanka will not be involved in the venture, as TMZ reported on Wednesday. Trump’s 35-year-old daughter is following suit with her husband, Jared Kushner, who said he will divest himself from his own businesses now that he’s to be a senior adviser to President-elect Trump.

  • 13 ways to reduce your risk of developing diabetes
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    Alice Sholl

    13 ways to reduce your risk of developing diabetes

    In a nutshell, diabetes is a lifelong condition that makes someone’s blood sugar levels become too high. And while you can live a relatively normal life with it, it’s much better to try and prevent it. There are two main types of diabetes – one and two. But only Type 2, which 90% of UK adults with diabetes have, can actually be prevented.

  • The dos and don'ts of a work holiday party
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    Jessica Ankomah

    The dos and don'ts of a work holiday party

    The office Christmas parties should be a night of celebration, a time of togetherness. It should be the highlight of any social-professional calendar. But let’s face it: booze, banter and bosses can be a daunting combination. And while most people make it out alive—jollier, even— there’s always a few career casualties.

  • Construction Signs Are Sexist: Madonna Actually Made a Really Good Point
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    Maggie Parker

    Construction Signs Are Sexist: Madonna Actually Made a Really Good Point

    Nowadays, there are women in every profession: business, medicine, finance, you name it. There are female firemen, or should we say firefighters? And the same goes for police officers. There are even female construction workers. So why is it that when warning passers-by of construction, the sign says only: “Men Working”? You’ve never noticed that, have you? We hadn’t either, until Madonna pointed it out.

  • Mom's viral photo shows kids don't have to end your career
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    Simone Olivero

    Mom's viral photo shows kids don't have to end your career

    If you haven’t already seen this throwback picture from artist Hein Koh, take a look. The badass mother of twins recently posted it to Facebook proving that not only are women the ultimate multitaskers, but that being a mother doesn’t mean that your career has to come to a halt. Frustrated by the words of fellow artist (and mother) Marina Abramovic, who was quoted as saying that, “children hold women back in the art world,” she decided to post this image of how she managed just fine.

  • Who needs a desk job when you can be a balloon artist?
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    Who needs a desk job when you can be a balloon artist?

    Glen LaValley, 54, decided to walk away from the corporate life and enter the creative world by becoming a balloon artist. “I started doing the balloons for entertainment, just for my own enjoyment and fun, then I had people interested in booking me out,” LaValley tells BuzzFeed. By being his own boss, he claims he is a lot happier and his life stresses are a lot more manageable. “Now I make my own destiny and I can choose what i want to do and when I want to do it.” Not only is LaValley finding joy through his art, but he is also bringing a smile to those around him with his innovative creations.

  • Is It Ethical for a Company to Hire Based on Weight and Looks?
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    Amy Capetta

    Is It Ethical for a Company to Hire Based on Weight and Looks?

    Now here’s a job ad you don’t come across every day. Many of GoAir's requirements for its cabin crew members are, well, quite astounding.

  • Interns Get Fired En Masse After Protesting Dress Code at Work
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    Lauren Tuck

    Interns Get Fired En Masse After Protesting Dress Code at Work

    After complaining at work and hoping to enact change, a class of interns was met with a very unexpected outcome.

  • “Taking Risks Makes You a Stronger Leader” — And More Career Advice For Aspiring Fashionistas
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    Erika Ostroff

    “Taking Risks Makes You a Stronger Leader” — And More Career Advice For Aspiring Fashionistas

    Armarium co-founders Alexandra Lind Rose (left) and Trisha Gregory (right). Working in fashion, while fun, is no easy task. After nearly a decade as the head of public relations for a high-end fashion brand, she took the leap and created Armarium along with her co-founder (and fellow fashion veteran) Alexandra Lind Rose.

  • Young People Want Work-Life Balance and Older People Just Don’t Get It
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    Noël Duan

    Young People Want Work-Life Balance and Older People Just Don’t Get It

    In the 2009 film ‘Up in the Air’, Anna Kendrick plays, Natalie Keener, the anxious, ambitious, and freshly-graduated new hire at the company where George Clooney’s character, Ryan Bingham, works. (Photo: Paramount Pictures) “I took Tuesday off,” my roommate, a paralegal applying to law school, told me last night, the two of us bleary-eyed from long workdays, slouching in the living room of our Brooklyn apartment. “It’d be nice to work at home when I’m sick, but my boss doesn’t believe in it.” She was doing the work of two paralegals, as the law firm recently decided to downsize their administrative workforce, while getting the salary as one paralegal.

  • Joe Zee to College Grads: "Be Open, Be Passionate, Be Curious"
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    Joe Zee

    Joe Zee to College Grads: "Be Open, Be Passionate, Be Curious"

    Joe Zee’s 3 Tips for Post-Graduation Success Editor-in-Chief Joe Zee delivered the Academy of Art University commencement speech for the 2015 graduating class. David & Valentina Pfeil, producers.) Hello, class of 2015! It’s such an honor to be standing up here today to help all of you celebrate your big day. I will be honest and say that when Simon (thank you) asked me to come and deliver today’s commencement speech, my reaction was a mixed bag of emotions.