Inspiration

  • Diverse teams get better outcomes, but why does it often feel like hard work?

    Diversity is good, right? We have been hearing for a while that diverse teams get the best outcomes. So why does it often feel like hard work to operate with people who are different to us? The benefits of...

  • Reasons to train your brain

    Our brain is without a doubt the most important part of our body and it is the part of our body which controls everything we do and everyone we are. The brain is a wonderful centre of memories, knowledge...

  • Saying more than #metoo when you’ve faced abuse

    The #MeToo movement has taken the world by storm over the last year or so. With people from all walks of life sharing experiences of harassment and abuse on social media, a lot of experts have claimed that this...

  • How to minimize your data trail and be invisible online

    How many devices do you use in your work and personal life? If you’re counting on your fingers right now, you’re not alone. We manage business and pleasure through browsers, apps, and smart appliances, and when things are going...

  • The serendipities of giving back

    In a world where there is so much talk about the ‘sisterhood’, it is heartbreaking seeing posts and comments on social media where women are attacking each other. Empowered women empower women. It is important to have each other’s...

  • 5 ways to change direction before a burnout

    You will find that, no matter where you are in the world, women with a desire to prove that they can achieve anything, tend to remove themselves from the equation of it all and their lives. I was one...

  • There’s an Aretha song for every situation in life. And business.

    Before Beyonce we had Aretha. This was the woman who sang the songs we could believe in. The woman who took the word RESPECT and spelled it out to all the men and women across the world. A powerful...

  • How to beat the ‘Mean Girl’ syndrome

    When Annie Lennox and Aretha Franklin belted out “sisters are doin’ it for themselves” they were talking about women being able to do whatever they set their mind to. Twenty years later, we are seeing women doing things our...

  • Are you willing to get what you are willing to give?

    I just read about an experiment where people had to ask complete strangers for things with the express purpose of getting a “no” for an answer.  Most of the participants thought about situations where they themselves would say “no”...