Confidence

  • 23 things you don’t have to apologize for

    As women, it seems we have a lot to apologise for. Striving, achieving, breathing, existing and basically just being women. But do women apologize too much?  There are many things you don’t have to apologise for. Do we really...

  • Crafting the world your team can succeed in

    What’s your company’s story? How do you empower and inspire your team to collaborate and construct an environment in which success is the only option? Regardless of which industry you’re competing in, successful organisations and people create a world...

  • Five tips on how businesses can better manage maternity leave

    Employees going on maternity (or paternity) leave is an organisational reality and business leaders shouldn’t stick their heads in the sand and think the process will manage itself – it won’t. According to the latest data from the Australian...

  • Why focusing on your strengths is important

    “Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.” -Marilyn vos Savant Why do so many of us focus on weaknesses? It’s all about strengths! Whether it’s your own personal performance, or the performance of your...

  • Stop using the word failure

    In recent times, business books and keynote speeches have more and more focused on failure −− on how it is healthy to fail and to admit to failing. And it’s good to understand it is okay if something doesn’t work...

  • What makes a great leader?

    If you want to be considered a great leader, one who can bring about real change whether it is on a small or large scale, there are certain traits that you cannot go without. Brilliant leaders shape some of...

  • Building a confident female brain

    Did you know that confidence matters as much as competence? Katty, Kay and Claire, who wrote The Confidence Code, state that evidence shows women are less self-assured than men – and that to succeed, confidence matters! So what is...

  • Women who conquered the glass cliff

    Recently, we discussed a barrier women had to be wary of in business, the glass cliff. It’s the theory that even once a woman has smashed through the glass ceiling in business; she is still in danger of failure....

  • 3 key things that make you appear more confident

    When you trying to appear more confident, do you find yourself concentrating on one particular area of your image?  Perhaps you change your body language and adopt power poses. Or perhaps you change your outfit to something that’s a little...