Business of Men

  • Should we just let men be men?

    Sara Leonardi-McGrath, owner of MCLEMOI Gallery shares her views on whether it is really a “man’s world”, what has changed and why women need to let men be men (in a good way). Do you agree?

  • An interview is not a date

    There are similarities between interviews and dates: you don’t know the other party well, and you want to make a good impression. But the common ground ends there. An interview however is not a date. While a date could...

  • The things men say to women at work

    Despite all the training and supposed equality in the workplace, there are still issues about things men say to women colleagues. What is the worst thing a man has ever said to you in business? Really think about it…...

  • Tips on how to negotiate with men

    Negotiating – such an important skill but one that too few people bother to master these days. And that too few women use in mastering how to negotiate with men. When it comes to negotiating, women in business unfortunately...

  • Why women prefer a male boss

    The male manager is favoured by everybody, but why do women prefer a male boss? Hit comedy The Office had us all cringing in recognition of the traits of bosses we’ve known. But while it’s funny on television, a boss can...

  • Don’t believe the male flatterer

    As a woman in the business world, you will come across several different kinds of men: those who are straight to the point and want what’s best for everyone in business, and those who only want what is best...

  • Behind the male pen name is a woman

    If you’re judging good books by their cover, don’t be surprised to find that behind the male pen name is a woman. Imagine how dark the world would be without the wizarding world of Harry Potter. J.K. Rowling’s ‘Harry...

  • How to take risks like a man

    Don’t hold back… take risks When it comes business, and well … actually in general, women have a tendency to not take enough risks to get to where they want to be. This ultimately becomes a problem because in...

  • Surviving in the business of men

    The business world is tough for many, but perhaps those who have the most difficulty succeeding are women. How do we ensure we are surviving in the business of men? The argument has been made time and time again that...