Work & careers

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Get off the hamster wheel! How to quiet quit absolutely everything
Sure, you can strive less in the workplace. But what happens when you dial down bigger things, like parenting, relationships and even showering?

Zoe Williams

30, Sep, 2022 @10:00 AM

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NHS nurses not eating at work in order to feed their children, survey finds
Lack of money in NHS means some staff are quitting to take better paid jobs in pubs and shops

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

30, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Sexual harassment and racism ‘endemic’ in UK music sector
Exclusive: survey of professional musicians finds 66% have experienced discrimination

Dalya Alberge

29, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Fossil fuel recruiters banned from UK university careers service
Exclusive: Birkbeck, University of London, is first institution to blacklist firms ‘most responsible for destroying the planet’

Waseem Mohamed and Damian Carrington

28, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Labour will bring green jobs built on strong trade unions, because we cannot go back to the 1980s | Angela Rayner and Ed Miliband
From fracking to bankers’ bonuses, we know where this government’s interests lie, say Labour MPs Angela Rayner and Ed Miliband

Angela Rayner and Ed Miliband

25, Sep, 2022 @12:29 PM

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Hybrid working may hold back women’s careers, say managers
Research suggests employers are overlooking people – particularly women – who work from home

Rachel Hall

25, Sep, 2022 @8:27 AM

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I’m stuck in a miserable and futile existence | Ask Philippa
Difficult feelings should be welcomed, say Philippa Perry. They can help us find out what changes we need to make

Philippa Perry

25, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Rage rooms and primal screams: how stressed-out workers are letting off steam
London’s ‘Screamatorium’ is one way to self-soothe as office tension (and therapy costs) mount

Elle Hunt

23, Sep, 2022 @4:49 PM

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‘What do they expect me to do?’ Part-time workers dismayed by benefits rule changes
Childcare, health problems or other constraints mean taking action to boost earnings will be a struggle

Julia Kollewe

23, Sep, 2022 @3:13 PM

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Part-time workers: how will you be affected by new benefits rules?
The new rule will require benefit claimants working up to 15 hours a week to take new steps to increase their earnings

Guardian community team

22, Sep, 2022 @9:16 AM

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Universal preschool funding needed in England, says report
Many low-income families have to pay to return to work and childcare market is ‘on brink of collapse’

Alexandra Topping

22, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Real living wage to rise by record 10.1% to £10.90 an hour
Almost 400,000 workers in line to benefit after charity that sets rate recommends big increases

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

21, Sep, 2022 @11:01 PM

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