Leadership

  • Girls … yes we CAN run the world!

    Girls … yes we can run the world!

    If the outcome of the US election has taught us anything, it’s that there’s still a lot to do before women have the same level of power in the world as men. Let’s face it, Hillary Clinton losing was...

  • 16 ways to spot a liar: and what to do about it

    16 ways to spot a liar: and what to do about it

    Honesty is especially important in the workplace. It helps build trust and foster collaborative relationships. If your coworkers are dishonest or otherwise try to sabotage your job by withholding information, it can quickly change an office environment from harmonious...

  • How a better bills system will save you money

    How a better bills system will save you money

    Have you lost money because you don’t pay your bills on time?  Did you know that can negatively affect your credit score? We all have bills to pay and if you are disorganized you can lose money and much...

  • Amber Sherlock was right, even when she was wrong

    Newsreader Amber Sherlock from Australia’s Channel 9 has gone globally viral, but for all the wrong reasons. She found herself plastered all over the internet after a rant at a fellow newsreader who wore the same colour outfit. Yes,...

  • When women turn on other women in the public domain

    Women journalists should be expected to be some of the most supportive promoters of other women. After all, they’ve generally had to struggle to get where they are, and they’re too intelligent not to know how heavily the world...

  • Cake shaming does more damage than cake culture

    Too much social activity at work is making us fat? Seriously, that’s what The Faculty of Dental Surgery at Britain’s Royal College of Surgeons claims. That the office ‘cake culture’ is slowly killing us all… and the finger seems...

  • Stop the war: why your female colleague is your best asset

    Stop the war: why your female colleague is your best asset

    Catfight. Women at war. Bitchy. Gossipy. Cliquey. All of the above are likely to be familiar terms if you have any experience with reading about women in the workplace. It’s along a similar line to the idea that women...

  • Gossip isn't good for anyone -- especially yourself

    Gossip isn’t good for anyone — especially yourself

    Gossip is the lifeblood of so many female friendships. And it’s also used as a binding mechanism in business… unfortunately. A little gossip, like a little superglue, can be an excellent tool for creating those strong bonds. But just...

  • How you get the ‘Bounce Back’

    How you get the ‘bounce back’

    As we go through life’s challenges we learn more about ourselves. However,the greatest lessons are learned when our resilience comes into play. This is what I like to call the bounce back. Each day the world punishes us for...