Tall Poppy

  • Do well for yourself by doing good for others

    Do well for yourself by doing good for others

    Many of us would like to be able to help people as much as we can. Unless you’re a particular type of person, that kind of attitude simply comes naturally to just about every human being on the planet....

  • 10 ways to beat your fears

    10 ways to beat your fears

    Letting your fears get in the way of your goals happens to the best of us. It’s a common mistake many businesswomen make — especially in male-dominated fields that leave no room for error for the women hoping to...

  • Girls … yes we CAN run the world!

    Girls … yes we can run the world!

    If the outcome of the US election has taught us anything, it’s that there’s still a lot to do before women have the same level of power in the world as men. Let’s face it, Hillary Clinton losing was...

  • 16 ways to spot a liar: and what to do about it

    16 ways to spot a liar: and what to do about it

    Honesty is especially important in the workplace. It helps build trust and foster collaborative relationships. If your coworkers are dishonest or otherwise try to sabotage your job by withholding information, it can quickly change an office environment from harmonious...

  • How a better bills system will save you money

    How a better bills system will save you money

    Have you lost money because you don’t pay your bills on time?  Did you know that can negatively affect your credit score? We all have bills to pay and if you are disorganized you can lose money and much...

  • Amber Sherlock was right, even when she was wrong

    Newsreader Amber Sherlock from Australia’s Channel 9 has gone globally viral, but for all the wrong reasons. She found herself plastered all over the internet after a rant at a fellow newsreader who wore the same colour outfit. Yes,...

  • When women turn on other women in the public domain

    Women journalists should be expected to be some of the most supportive promoters of other women. After all, they’ve generally had to struggle to get where they are, and they’re too intelligent not to know how heavily the world...

  • Cake shaming does more damage than cake culture

    Too much social activity at work is making us fat? Seriously, that’s what The Faculty of Dental Surgery at Britain’s Royal College of Surgeons claims. That the office ‘cake culture’ is slowly killing us all… and the finger seems...

  • Stop the war: why your female colleague is your best asset

    Stop the war: why your female colleague is your best asset

    Catfight. Women at war. Bitchy. Gossipy. Cliquey. All of the above are likely to be familiar terms if you have any experience with reading about women in the workplace. It’s along a similar line to the idea that women...