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The pressure of perfection

The pressure of perfection

Constantly worrying about achievements, the future, past mistakes, and the need to be ‘perfect’ can hinder us from harnessing the potential we do have, by trying to harness the potential we don’t. It’s only human to compare ourselves, our lives, our careers, our morals, and values, to those around us, and even those we don’t know.

Seeking advice in the workplace – as a woman

Seeking advice in the workplace – as a woman

Asking for feedback has become an integral part of our lives, especially within the workplace. Conventionally, this is how we have been taught to learn and improve - as Maya Angelou said “when you know better, you do better”.   According to a recent Harvard Business...

Business is a Game

Business is a Game

We cannot deny that men and women approach the world of business differently. Men use their business relationships – often it’s about building a network – pure and simple. By and large, men are not at work to find meaning or fulfillment. They are there to play a game...

Imagine your way to a more fulfilling career

Imagine your way to a more fulfilling career

Every morning my 6-year old jumps onto our bed and asks me what we’re going to do today, believing that anything could happen. I, however, believe that today will be very much like yesterday. I don’t say it out loud in case today is the day I have a Covid-19...

You are becoming more like your boss every day

You are becoming more like your boss every day

Have you noticed how you adopt certain phrases that your friends use? Your wardrobe changes based on the company you keep (mine will be reverting to onesies and fairy dresses soon). Some people even start looking like their spouses after many years of marriage. It’s...