Work Life

How to find your edge at work

The corporate world can be a daunting place. You’ve got the skills but never thought you’d be using them in such a complex and male-dominated industry. So how do you build your confidence? We’ve got the low-down on identifying your edge. Read more…

Gotta Earn Respect

You’re now starting out in the workforce and that means you’re on the bottom rung. Here are seven ways to help you prove your worth, and in turn, earn that much needed respect from others around you. Read more…

What to Do When You Hear Work Gossip

The rumour mill can be quick to take over with one single seed of gossip. A co-worker discusses the poor habits of a higher-up executive or catches wind of an impending policy change. The result? Information, pieced together, plays the game of Chinese-whispers through the office. Pretty soon a simple procedure for making change turns into a […] Read more…

Stop Saying Um In The Office

“Um”. That tiny little word that constantly creeps into our sentences without us even realising it. Saying it at work can be a major issue for women – more so than men – that most of us are guilty of. Using “ummms” can become an easy habit we use to fill gaps instead of taking […] Read more…

Today Is A Gift

So yes, recently I was watching the Kung Fu Panda movie (who doesn’t love that film?!). I really loved this quote from Oogway, the wise Tortoise. It struck a chord with me. Sometimes we can get so caught up living in the future or the past but we need to remind ourselves to enjoy the […] Read more…

Using Social Media At Work

Whether you’re scrolling through Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, we are all guilty of getting our fav social media fix on occasion at work. But is it really okay to have regular social media check-ins on the job, or do you need to be dimming your screen and making sure no-one’s behind you to catch you out? Social […] Read more…

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