All posts tagged "business women"

  • 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...

  • 7 Incredible facts about women owned businesses: infographic

    It has been theorized that one of these days, a woman will swim faster than any man has done before. The theory is sound and based on biology. The idea is that women are better...

  • When you invite another woman onto a board and she throws you under the bus

    When you invite another woman onto a board and she throws you under the bus

    I have a rule that if I am approached for a board position in which I am interested, I also recommend another woman or women for that board. This is the only way we, as...

  • 3 key ways to boost your brand credibility

    Now, more than ever, building the credibility of your brand is an important facet of your overall marketing efforts. Whether the business you’re running is an arm or spin-off of another venture, or it’s completely...