Confidence

  • Women leaders face harsher criticism

    We all have to put up with criticism, and sometimes it can be constructive and helpful – pointing us to a better direction or approach. But it seems that women are criticized more than men, especially when they are...

  • You can succeed without a degree

    A degree can be a great asset to any business career. But if you don’t have one, take heart from the success stories of those who rose to the top without the benefit of that piece of paper. You...

  • Are you a mind-preneur?

    It’s not easy starting a business from scratch. In fact, statistically the first four years are the hardest to survive when opening a new venture. Long hours, high energy, financial strain and constant problem solving can drain even the...

  • 2014’s most powerful women

    Fortune has released their 2014 list of the world’s most powerful women, and there are some positions that look to be cemented, and some women who have zoomed up the chart. Ginni Rometty secures top spot for a third...

  • The importance of having a dream

    Achieving success is heavily reliant on having a dream and making sure you manifest that vision. This is the advice shared by Sara Leonardi-McGrath who runs a successful Art Gallery and other ventures across the globe. Watch the full...

  • Is your body language sending the right message?

    As we all know, communication is more than just the words we say or write. Communication is also in the things we don’t say; it’s in the way we move, in our facial expressions and in our body language....

  • The myths of ‘meritocracy’ – why women aren’t rising to senior leadership

    Why aren’t more women being promoted to leadership positions? So many times when I ask organisations how they are proceeding with building gender diversity in their senior levels of management the answer is that they have a meritocracy based...

  • Confidence is the key to leadership

    You’re not a good boss until you know this: confidence is the key to leadership for the business woman. The role of a leader is more than just being able to say you run a company or you’re in charge of a...

  • How to let go of guilt

    Female guilt is real and unhealthy. It is the reason why so many women don’t reach their ultimate success. In this episode of The Business Woman TV relate to the typical situations and feelings we find ourselves in and...