Zara Janjua

Zara Janjua

Zara Janjua is a Scottish Pakistani journalist, presenter, producer, comedian and writer. She was in the BBC Comedy Writersroom, BBC Children's New Voice Writersroom, ITV Comedy 50:50 Female Pilot's Club and was shortlisted for the Funny Women Comedy Writing Award. Zara was recently named one of the most talented up-and-coming women in Britain when she was highly commended at The Women Of the Future Awards for her work as a 'multi-hyphen', dedicating half of her time to philanthropic projects.

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Redefining Professional Purgatory

A few years ago, the business journalist Emma Gannon coined the term multi-hyphen. It was a revelation, having spent several years in no man’s land, career limbo dare I even say – professional purgatory…

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