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Is your identity your job title?

Is your identity your job title?

  We work hard and have high expectations of what we want to achieve in our life and career. But what if you reach a stage that you are only happy if you attain an external label, a job title?  And when you have that job, you don’t want to let go of it but […]

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Meditation at Work Reduces Stress + FREE Meditation

Guided Meditation

Sometimes, you find yourselves in a situation you can’t escape. You can’t just resign because you have financial commitments, You just started a new job and it would look bad if you would change right now, so you stick around. You have security and you don’t want to have the additional stress of job hunting… […]

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Working Mum Judgment

working mum judgment

4 shifts I made to help me deal with the “working-mum-judgment” “You are not working, what happened, you used to be so ambitious?” “What! You are going back full time? Mmmm, how do you feel about leaving your baby in full time daycare?” “Oooo you are going back part time, obviously you are not that […]

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8 lessons that have changed my management style.

Management Style

 I bet you are not a micromanager, right? Isn’t it ironic, no one would say they are a micromanager but there are so many managers we call a micromanager. In the beginning of my career, my only objective was to climb the corporate ladder and become a manager. I worked hard, long hours and achieved […]

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Tutorial: How to cold call recruiters? Plus FREE Script!

Cold Call Recruiters

Tutorial: How to cold call recruiters?Click Here For Your Free Script Through my career as a recruiter, I have spoken to tens of thousands of candidates with all sorts of skills and with different levels of seniority. I noticed most candidates didn’t know what to say to position them as the best candidate for the job. Or […]

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The best time to ask for a salary increase.

Salary Increase

When do you ask for a salary increase? When you are unhappy and thinking of leaving your job? When you are long enough with the company? Or when you receive another offer ? Or do you simply ask when it’s “that time of the year”? Or, you never ask? This is what typically happens; you […]

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Guest post: A fail-proof guide for achieving your goals.

We often intend to do something, but fail to actually do it. Have you noticed that? This is particularly noticeable to those of us who set New Year’s resolutions. We sprinkle them around liberally, as though they’re fairy dust. Then, unlike the dust that tends to accumulate around my house, the resolutions disappear, leaving no […]

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Key ingredients to love your job!

love your job

Everyone wants to love their job right? What if I tell you there is an easy formula everyone can apply to find or create their dream job and career! People who love their job have one specific thing in common, their job is fully aligned with what is important to them, whether it is the […]

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Search for happiness.

happiness

Is happiness the ultimate feeling? Everything we do, seems to be in light of achieving maximum happiness. We want to feel happy in our relationship We want to be happy at work and in our job We want to be happy with our life When I’m happy, I feel I can conquer the world! I […]

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The grudge you hold after being performance managed.

performance managed

The process of performance management can be a tedious process for both the manager and the employee. It is never pleasant and I only know a handful of cases where it worked out really well and transformed employees that went off the rails. Most of the time, an employee that is performance managed moves on […]

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5 steps to overcome fear freeze!

Fear

Whether you are thinking about a career change or you already took the step, a new direction is likely to bring some level of fear and uncertainty. Fear to loose financial stability, fear if it doesn’t work out, fear to loose face or fear of your own abilities. Fear is the number one emotion that […]

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Last Minute Career Cleanse!

career

Time is ticking away and all of a sudden, you realise your career is going nowhere!  No need to panic! If you just woke up from your winter sleep and your career just hasn’t been your focus or priority till now, this last minute career cleanse will kick you into gear in no time! Your cleanse should […]

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Is that little voice in your head driving you insane?

voice in your head

“Maybe I shouldn’t change?” “What if it doesn’t work out?” “What if I fail” “What if they fire me in my probation period?” “I shouldn’t complain, at least I have a job!” A little voice in your head is constantly challenging your decision to move forward.  It seems safer to stay where you are, it […]

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