Confident Leader

  • 3 reasons women are better employees

    3 reasons women are better employees

    The war of the sexes will probably never end, but in the last years, we have witnessed major changes in social attitudes towards women in the workforce and management positions. Six decades ago, a Gallup study showed that 66%...

  • 7 strategies for a happier (and more loyal) team

    7 strategies for a happier (and more loyal) team

    The maxim of ‘happy workers are more productive workers’ has long been proven by many business think tanks and universities across the world. Specifically, research has shown that job satisfaction is a powerful predictor of productivity, motivation and satisfaction...

  • 5 ways to leverage your time and power up your inner Superwoman

    5 ways to leverage your time and power up your inner superwoman

    Ladies, what is the one thing we all want more of? Time.More time to make more money, more time to spend doing the things we love, more time to spend with our friends and loved ones, more time to...

  • How to lead your business team

    How to lead your business team

    As an employer, you are more than the person with the purse-strings. You’re just a figure of authority to your staff. You are a part of your team. The ‘first’ amongst them. Which means that you have to act...

  • Delicious tips for team-building on a budget

    Delicious tips for team-building on a budget

    Everyone knows that team-building is a worthy endeavour for virtually any business – but it can be very expensive. Extravagant trips away or the like aren’t on the table for most small or growing businesses, and not everyone is...

  • 5 reasons a Virtual Executive will boost your business

    5 reasons a Virtual Executive will boost your business

    Having scaled the corporate ladder to spend the past 20 years as a leader in service-based large private businesses as CEO of two large multinationals, I know how hard that climb can be. However, I had help — from...

  • 8 ways to keep employees engaged during the lead-up to the holidays

    8 ways to keep employees engaged during the lead-up to the holidays

    The holiday season can get busy. Annoyingly busy. Frustrating even. From Christmas parties to kids’ school plays to finishing all your work before the office closes, everything can feel like it is piling on top of each other and...

  • Changing your mind is a woman's prerogative -- but also expensive

    Changing your mind is a woman’s prerogative — but also expensive

    Women often pride themselves on their ability (or prerogative) to change their mind time and time again because … well, they’re a woman. However changing your mind isn’t always a good thing to be proud of, or to do....

  • 6 easy tips to boost your team’s productivity in 2017

    6 easy tips to boost your team’s productivity in 2017

    The year is almost over and it will soon be time for new beginnings and optimistic resolutions. Businesses make promises at the start of a new year just like everybody else. They often forget about them just as quickly...