Has it been a while since you’ve had an interview? Do you hate being put on the spot to talk about yourself for an hour to strangers? Are you worried about embarrassing yourself by not being able to answer a question? Or worse, starting to answer a question and having no idea where you’re going with it? In this post, I talk about different ways to improve your confidence so that your nerves don't get in the way of your next big opportunity!
Do you have a generic job title that doesn't reflect what you do, what your specialism is or what you're capable of? In this post, I share some advice on what to do about this and how to tell the (professional) world what you're all about.
Yay! My first real book is finally published! In this final book update post, I talk about the final weeks leading to launch, how I'm going to celebrate, and what I'm going to do next.
In this book update, I finally share the title of the book and its launch date! I also touch on the intimidating final steps in preparation of selling a book and what motivated me to work through the intimidation anyway.
Whoop! I've finished the first draft of my book! In this post, I talk about the last hurdles I had to jump, how formatting the manuscript is a lot more faffy than applying Arial 12pt to all text, and a hint of when to expect the book to hit the shelves.
With 21,000 words fired out and seven chapters in the bag, I've just gone over the half-way mark. In this post I talk about what this has taught me as a writer and what's going to happen in the second half of the book.
In this update, I talk about the new exciting step in the writing process (spoiler: I’m actually writing!) and my thoughts on coming up with a title for the book.
Guest writer and Learning and Organisation Development professional Ruth Reynolds shares her career change story of utter perseverance and determination. Find out how she went from being in a career that made her unhappy to being in one that she loves!
In this post, I write about getting to grips with receiving and using constructive feedback maturely, while keeping your dignity and professionalism intact.
Clinical psychologist Dr Sarah Blackshaw writes about the practical steps people can take to help prepare them returning to work following a chronic physical or mental health issue.