Career Woman

  • How to dress to impress for a Zoom job interview

    Interviewing for a job can be overwhelming, stressful and of course you want to make a great first impression which can be tough when it’s via Zoom or Skype.  Regardless of how experienced you are and whether your qualifications...

  • Still big problems for women in the workplace

    The US has come a long way in regards to women in the workplace as time has gone by, with recent statistics showing that female workers actually make up over 50% of America’s workforce, as well as earning the...

  • Four new career paths to consider

    This has been an unprecedented year, leading many of us to reflect on what we are doing with our lives. This has affected everything from our own self-image to our careers. More people have set goals to get fit,...

  • How to escape workplace drama and keep your reputation intact

    Many years ago, I worked with a person who said to me: Michelle, you can get to a certain level in your career by being good at what you do.  But if you want to go any further, you...

  • Job-hunting tips to forge a career you will love

    If you want to job hunt successfully, then you’ll need to make sure that you use certain techniques as this will help you to stand out from the competition while also helping you to succeed in a very competitive...

  • Sitting is the new smoking – What to do about it

    With so much going for being physically active, the paradox is that for a number of reasons we have become increasingly sedentary. This comes at a terrible cost: for 2013 this was estimated at INT$54 billion in direct costs...

  • 5 Ways leaders should emphasize workplace safety

    A safe work environment is a happier and less stressful place to be as an employee and a leader. No company wants to have to deal with injuries in the workplace, and they will show you this through their...

  • Presenting yourself on a video conference: The basics

    Presenting yourself on a video conference: The basics

    Working remotely is becoming increasingly normal. It’s not even limited to conferences and collaboration, all aspects of a business are not happening remotely. While it might be the need of the hour in this dire but temporary global situation,...

  • Creating a productive office environment

    The office! Somewhere that a lot of the really good stuff happens in a business. The creative juices are flowing. Big conversations. Pitches are prepared, and those substantial contracts are getting signed. So creating a productive office environment is...