All posts tagged "career development"

  • The office, flexi-working and the gender gap opportunity

    For decades, we’ve talked about creating gender equity through the empowerment of women in leadership – consequently changing the composition and culture of the office as it is traditionally known. With each passing year, the...

  • How to make a career break work for you

    Every woman has her own reasons for taking a career break. It can be a wholly positive choice. You may have decided that you needed some time off to develop your interests, travel  the world...

  • What you should know to win back productivity

    Living gracefully, in the here and now, is the key to functioning among chaos. The idea of productivity is subjective, like the idea of beauty. What is considered a productive day is different, depending upon...

  • How to get a raise: Ask for what you want

    Recently a male friend and I were having a discussion about women and wages, he was telling me that he will continue to make management decisions to reduce costs and it’s a fact is that...

  • Opening doors to your new career

    Opening doors to your new career

    Switching careers is not as simple as just getting a new job; even if you send out a top-notch resume you’re not likely to qualify for any job outside your current industry because your skills...

  • NLP strategies for getting a new job

    Looking for a job is quite straightforward: you send the resume and cover letter, you wait to be called for an interview, and you get the job. Well, the reality is a little different in...

  • 5 simple strategies and tools to keep you organised

    Over the years, I have been a victim of distraction. That’s what happens when you are an idea person. Got an idea, I’m already onto the next one. Distraction is almost like an addiction, I...

  • How to effectively manage your public relations

    No matter what industry you’re in or what products or services you sell, you will have to deal with the media in some way. Managing your brand’s relationship with the media can be challenging, but...

  • Tired of applying for jobs and never getting anywhere?

    Tired of applying for jobs and never getting anywhere?

    Well, it’s time to nail that dream career, develop a killer application and get the job you love! Another Monday approaches and you feel the unease set in, work is coming again tomorrow and you just...