For anyone who feels like an imposter, this brilliant story will inspire you

Overcoming Imposter Syndrome as you rise to the top As a self proclaimed imposter, Imposter Syndrome is never far from my mind. Following the success of my talk at the Executive Women’s Networking lunch The Room Upstairs in February 2016, and the increasing interest resulting from my Presentation Pitch on You Tube, I am seeing more and more …

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How I measure my work life balance and why you should do the same

How I measure my work life balance and why you should do the same Have you ever had a week where you’re happily plodding along then suddenly something really rubbish happens? Your boss dumps something on you at 5pm on a Friday night; you have a massive row with your partner which leaves you so angry you …

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Life in Balance - Relationship

My Life in Balance 1: How True Detective brought me True Romance

How True Detective brought me True Romance This blog is the first in a new blog series called “My Life in Balance” in which I share how successfully I achieved a good work life balance the preceding week. If you haven’t done so already, take a look at my earlier post “How I measure my work life …

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Maya Angelou on Attitude

Don’t complain, Maya Angelou tells us. There’s always something you can change. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it change your attitude. Don’t complain.” Maya Angelou – Author, Poet and Civil Rights Activist   You could be forgiven for finding this quote frustrating, annoying even. Those words “change it” are so …

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The Five Pitfalls of Working Parenthood

The Five Pitfalls of Working Parenthood This article outlines the Five Pitfalls of Working Parenthood and is an extract from Chapter Two (What To Expect) of my book, Baby Proof Your Career, adapted for this blog. Meet Sophie. At the age of 34, she had an enviable career as a senior associate in one of …

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W. H. Murray on commitment

 W. H. Murray on commitment “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation), there is one elementary truth – the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves, too. All sorts …

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Books One

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Toolkit One

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