All posts tagged "business women"

  • Breaking the stereotype: Female entrepreneurs entering construction

    There are many male-dominated industries where we still don’t find many females. The construction market is one of those places. For whatever reason, most of the companies that exist today were started by men. That...

  • 7 Things powerful women do differently

    7 Things powerful women do differently

    When a powerful woman walks into a room, she’ll be sure to turn heads. She carries herself with confidence and exudes a certain enigma the way women leaders do. The way she walks, talks, and...

  • Infographic: The women’s small business guide to successful Facebook advertising

    The internet has already proven itself to be an unprecedented tool for self-empowerment. Now Facebook Ads offer independent businesswomen the opportunity to create successful, highly-targeted adverts without the need to establish a separate marketing team...

  • Businesswomen: Don’t fear change. Don’t ‘manage’ change. Embrace change

    Embracing change is good in all aspects of our life. Humans inherently dislike change, but there will be many times you’ll have to accept it. “The secret of change is to focus all of your...

  • What are you worth?

    I am not trying to reduce any woman to a dollar figure, or encouraging us to care more about money than the value we add. Rather it is about ensuring that the work women are...

  • The survival guide to your new office

    There’s an exhaustive list of things to consider before your business has even made the move to its new premises, and weighing up all of these variables can prove to be a rather tense experience....

  • 5 ways to beat the challenges of being a woman in tech

    My co-founder and I both left very female-dominated industries to set up Careseekers, an online platform that directly connects care workers and people needing in-home care. We built the platform from scratch after we struggled...

  • How to NOT create a terrible brand name

    Make it catchy, memorable, and unique! Those are the tips you usually follow when trying to think of a name for your brand. Somehow, you still end up with lousy ideas. You strain your mind...

  • How and when to say no at work

    There’s only so far you can get in business by being the employee who always says ‘yes’. Naturally, a new recruit wants to make a good impression, to stay on top of their workload, and...