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All the latest advice on career change, remote working, how to own your work/life balance and razor-sharp productivity tips for taking your day to the next level.



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Career change

What is a sabbatical? Take time out from your job in 2020

Anna Brech 12th January 2020 21 min read

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Careers

10 things no-one tells you about a mid-life career change

Flash Pack Editors 6th January 2020 8 min read

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Work/life balance

These 7 words perfectly sum up the reality of life in your 30s

These phrases exactly capture the beautiful struggle of life in your 30s In a new...

Flash Pack Editors 5th November 2019 11 min read

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Productivity tips

How to be more productive: 7 counter-intuitive tips

There’s more than one way to skin a cat, and more than one way to...

Flash Pack Editors 6th September 2019 8 min read

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Productivity tips

Why you don’t need to get up at 4am to be successful

Forget the punishing early starts – the era of uber-ambition may be drawing to a...

Flash Pack Editors 23rd August 2019 7 min read

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Productivity tips

5 sloppy work habits that actually mean you’re a genius

gThese so-called ‘bad’ office habits are symptoms of great power and intelligence We’re so quick...

Flash Pack Editors 13th August 2019 5 min read

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Work/life balance

Relax, you’re not lazy – you just don’t want to do stuff

There’s no such thing as “being lazy”, according to a radical new theory by a...

Flash Pack Editors 6th August 2019 4 min read

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Remote working

23 signs you’re new to working from home

As the UK gets walloped with record temperatures, the heatwave has lead to benevolent employers...

Flash Pack Editors 24th July 2019 2 min read

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Work/life balance

What to do when you’re bored AF with your job

Feeling restless or unfulfilled at work? Behold our quick-fix solutions for easing that inertia  Every...

Flash Pack Editors 9th July 2019 6 min read

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Career change

How to quit your job gracefully

Thinking of quitting your job? Here’s how handle the transition smoothly, with the utmost respect...

Flash Pack Editors 9th July 2019 7 min read

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Careers

5 ways AI and robots will affect future travel

The future technology of Artificial Intelligence (or Machine Learning) is exciting, scary and arriving at...

Flash Pack Editors 20th June 2019 5 min read

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Career change

How to take a pay cut and become your own boss

Top tips on how to take a pay cut and become self-employed – as shared...

Flash Pack Editors 18th June 2019 10 min read

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Career change

Why to take a pay cut and become your own boss

Here’s why to take a pay cut in going freelance – as told by those...

Flash Pack Editors 18th June 2019 9 min read

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Work/life balance

How to avoid this major deathbed regret

Are you working too hard? Here’s how to redress the balance and claim back the...

Flash Pack Editors 15th May 2019 8 min read

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Work/life balance

5 things all Americans can learn from Europe’s work-life balance

Europeans seem to savor life just right: Whether it’s slowly sipping fine wine after work...

Flash Pack Editors 10th May 2019 6 min read

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Career change

9 unexpected things I discovered about going freelance

Thinking about going freelance? It’s not as scary as you think. Here’s everything you need...

Flash Pack Editors 8th May 2019 8 min read

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Work/life balance

Why you should quit your job and travel in your 30s by Ed Stafford

Received wisdom and cultural norms tell us that we should be settling down as you...

Flash Pack Editors 17th April 2019 8 min read

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Productivity tips

Swamped by work? This simple and brilliant tool will help

Forever working but never truly “done”? A simple time management hack can cut through the...

Flash Pack Editors 16th April 2019 6 min read

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Career change

Four compelling arguments for a career break

In today’s delicate economic climate, a career break might feel like a career breaker, but...

Flash Pack Editors 8th April 2019 6 min read

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Career change

Want a career break? Don’t overthink it

If it’s your dream to take a career break to travel the world, don’t wait...

Flash Pack Editors 4th April 2019 9 min read

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