Career Woman

  • The importance of finding a good mentor

    Remember the old saying, ‘It’s not what you know, it’s who you know’? The statement is still as relevant today-however, I have changed it slightly to ‘It’s who you know and how you access their help’. The bottom line...

  • Reasons to invest in self-leadership

    Self-leadership is a game-changer when we want to be the best version of ourselves. It helps us think, learn and relate effectively, optimising our skills, talents and potential. Self-leadership is leading ourselves from the inside-out. It’s the influence we...

  • How to change your relationship with fear and stop it impacting your professional success

    How to change your relationship with fear and stop it impacting your professional success

    We all have fears, many of which keep us safe and well. Fear’s job is to warn us of danger and avoid risk. It wants us to avoid anything which would cause physical or social pain. But how much...

  • 7 Ways to strengthen your ability in your chosen field or profession

    In this life, we all want to be able to enter a particular field and become the best we can possibly be. Some will take it a little easier than others, but we’ll all have the same goal of...

  • 6 Success tips for female lawyers

    Law is a demanding profession. This can be particularly true for women. Many female lawyers struggle to achieve the same level of success as their male counterparts. However, some renowned female lawyers have made it despite the odds. Are...

  • 4 Basic employment laws every employee should know

    The philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre once said, There is no need for red hot pokers, Hell is other people.” There is no place where this evidence more clearly than in an office. Although people are supposed to base hiring and...

  • 13 Biases that poison your perspective at work

    All humans suffer from cognitive biases. Biases impair rational judgement, decision making and problem solving in social and workplace scenarios. According to a McKinsey & Company article, ‘Debiasing business decision making has drawn board-level attention, as companies doing it...

  • How to organize work in a diverse team

    While traditional, established businesses adjust their communication activities for a specific region or country based on cultural and social factors, companies such as ours divide markets by the culture of consumption to a lesser extent. Language becomes a defining...

  • How a medical condition can impact your career

    Most people want to have long, successful careers. They want to make enough money to support themselves and their families, but they also want to do something they enjoy. Some people try to find careers that don’t just support...