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The team at COSMO gives you career tips and advice for a better work/life balance, managing stress and climbing the corporate ladder.

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CAREER Want to Know What it Takes to Be a World-Class Tattoo Artist? - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 24 March 2017 | 12:31pm

You gotta be good at drawing, okay?

CAREER Could Having Tattoos Make It Harder For You To Get a Job? - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 24 March 2017 | 12:26pm

What to know and consider when it comes to getting inked

CAREER The COSMO Editor’s Guide to Applying for a Job - COSMO | 16 March 2017 | 11:21am

'Even worse than a typo in my name, though, is when e-mails start with 'Dear Mis

CAREER Our Self-help Columnist Athena Laz Interviews Ashley Knight - COSMO | 14 March 2017 | 04:58pm

On how to create a successful blog and business.

CAREER 5 Questions You Should Never Ask a Work Mentor - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 07 March 2017 | 02:11pm

'Can you get me a job?'

CAREER What the Eff Is a Mentor, Anyway? (And How Do I Get One?) - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 07 March 2017 | 02:11pm

Spoiler: a mentor isn't a drinking buddy.

CAREER 5 Questions YOU Should Ask in Your Next Job Interview - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 02 March 2017 | 05:03pm

Ready to kick ass in your next interview?

CAREER 5 Career Mistakes I Made – And What You Can Learn from Them - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 28 February 2017 | 11:27am

Because eff-ups can be turned around!

CAREER 5 Communication Tricks to Use at Work - Lesley Marchant | 22 February 2017 | 04:20pm

You'll be amazed how people open up to you.

CAREER You NEED to Watch This Inspiring TED Talk about Being the Real You - Sarah Browning-de Villiers | 08 February 2017 | 01:55pm

'You're not that tall and you're not that slim, and

CAREER 5 Sought-After Careers (That Didn't Even Exist 10 Years Ago) - Lesley Marchant | 16 January 2017 | 04:11pm

Feel old yet?

CAREER 16 Things You Only Do With Your Work Wife - COSMO | 09 January 2017 | 04:51pm

Force them to loiter by the microwave with you whilst you wait for your lunch.