All posts tagged "women at work"

  • 6 easy ways to stay up-to-date with the job market

    If you’re looking to get back in the game after an absence, such as maternity or taking time off for your family, or if you’re simply looking for a big break that will help you...

  • Why the female flatterer is dangerous 

    I write (and speak) often about the male flatterer and why career and business women should be very wary of this particular creature. But there is one person who can be even more dangerous and...

  • 5 ways motherhood can improve your career

    For years women have been led to believe that there is a choice they must make – career OR babies. But why can’t we have career AND babies? In her book, The Mom Shift, Reva...

  • Why you need a ‘personal day’ and 9 things to do on it

    Personal days. If you’re not taking them, you’ve probably heard of them, wanted to take one, but maybe been too embarrassed to ask for one. Well, don’t be. Taking a personal day is nothing to...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Feline Syndrome: 3 ways you can avoid being ‘that woman’

    I don’t know why it happens so often, but I have seen countless times women literally kill another woman’s career and professional opportunities. It is shameful and shocking because, collectively, we have power and influence....

  • 5 ways to show you are professional

    There are many definitions of ‘professional’ … As seasoned individuals in the workplace, it is often assumed that you are a ‘professional’ because you have accumulated years of experience conducting a specific skill and/or task....

  • 5 top tips to survive the return to work after maternity leave

    Going back to work after having a baby or maternity leave can be daunting. Not only have you JUST gotten the hang of being responsible for another human’s life, you’ll now be expected to get...