Confidence

  • Changing the system of work

    Even today, we still can experience shock and frustration when a high-profile female leaves a senior role.  As females we are told that we can and should pursue careers, follow our dreams and raise children in the current system...

  • Top unexpected leadership qualities you didn’t know you needed

    In the business world, a leader is much more than just a “boss” or “manager”. Business leaders get people to work with them, not for them, inspiring their employees, making key decisions, and being accountable for the team’s failings....

  • Thriving beyond the impossibility of balance

    Having a family and being an entrepreneur can feel at times like one of life‘s greatest juggling acts. Having time for your children, your partner, your business, and even a trace of self-care can seem virtually impossible in the...

  • 13 Science-backed tips to boost productivity

    Is productivity a solid, a gas, or a liquid? When it flows, you might think it is more of a fluid than a solid. But then, even when productivity seems forthcoming, it is difficult to grasp or quantify. Like...

  • 5 Questions to ask yourself before accepting a leadership role

    Whether you have been working towards this moment for years or are entirely surprised to learn that someone would even consider you for this sort of role, it has happened — you have been offered a leadership position. Generally,...

  • Leadership skills learned from road trips

    Are you looking for ways to enhance your leadership skills? Reading leadership theory can get boring and old fast. Fortunately, there are a plethora of leadership lessons to digest from real-life experiences such as road trips. Here are some...

  • Why leaders need to get better at failing

    Failure is an inevitable part of any leader’s journey. So the question becomes not if you will fail, but how. Here are seven insights I have gained about people who seem to fail better, and seven questions I have...

  • You’ve got this: No Leadership

    Dr Froswa’ Booker-Drew answers your questions, putting her years of experience and practice into the goal of solving those knotty problems that beset us, and assuring us: ‘you’ve got this’. If you’d like Froswa’ to look at your particular...

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    What stops us achieving success and happiness at the same time?

    When we think about success, we often think of somebody who has worked extremely hard and made many sacrifices. The notion that success comes from more work, not less, is hard-wired into our collective system. There are many stories...