Return to work: your goals and self-awareness

I spend a bit of time speaking with job-seekers, many of those are parents looking to return to work after a period of parental leave. Before kids our lives and our choices are pretty much our own. Once that first (or subsequent) little bundle of joy arrives our priorities may change. Not only do we [...]

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Imposter syndrome: out with comparisons, in with confidence

I recently attended a Business Chicks Breakfast at which Nasty Gal founder and Executive Chairperson Sophia Amoruso spoke. One of the most tweeted and posted quotes of the day was, “Don’t compare your hustle to their highlight reel.” In the past week, with the announcement that Nasty Gal filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in [...]

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How to maximise the career mentor relationship

The value of a career mentor is often discussed, and those who have taken up the opportunity generally report positive outcomes. A good career mentor can help progress your career and support you through challenging times. But how do you ensure you get the most out of your mentor relationship – both from a mentee [...]

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