All posts tagged "career women"

  • Top 5 lies business schools tell you

    Do you remember when you were at school and grow-ups used to say: “Go to college so you can find a good job and live a happy life.”? I certainly do. My parents grew up...

  • 9 things you should sacrifice for your career

    There will always come a time when something has to give and you choose to make a sacrifice for your career or business. It could be sacrificing pleasurable downtime for work, sacrificing surety for change,...

  • Refresh your Business: Are you a rationalist or humanist?

    In order to achieve success in a business of your own, you need to be able to make rational decisions. Rational decision makers generally make logical decisions based on the facts alone, and ignore the...

  • How your Good Girl Syndrome is letting you down

    Knees together, eyes front and pay attention! Those are the echoes of days spent at the desk in class us women often carry with us. And while being the Good Girl in the educational setting may...

  • 9 ways to have more impact when you meet with people

    We all know how crucial first impressions are and how they can set the tone for your relationship with someone. So it’s important to know that everything from a weak handshake and poor conversational skills...

  • Low hanging fruit – how to make business easier for yourself

    I like the term ‘low hanging fruit’… It means to do what is doable here and now and within arms reach; rather than busting yourself by trying to push business boulders uphill. Yes, there’s a...

  • Refresh your Career 7: The Art of Being Yourself

    We have all met people that we didn’t click with.  The reason we didn’t click with them, is usually because they are not being themselves.  So we pick up that there is something not quite...

  • 5 tips and tricks for writing your budget

    Whether you’ve been in the workforce for years, or whether you’ve just landed your first job, saving as a woman can be tricky. And with our stereotypical love and passion for shopping, it’s not really...

  • 4 tips for using EQ emotional intelligence

    We’re often taught that emotions don’t belong in the workplace, but Harvard Business Review recently published a report that says otherwise, that claims that emotional intelligence may actually be a key to professional success. Did...