When work won’t pay for training

There's a course you really want to do but work won't pay for it. What if I was to tell you that funding your own training is a blessing in disguise, and has far better benefits for you than if work paid for it? Read more if I have tickled your intrigue.

Dealing with people more senior than you

Sometimes you might feel intimidated working with people who are more senior than you. As this is an inevitable necessity of working life, assessing how you react to certain people and situations will help you re-evaluate the situation pragmatically and put in place coping mechanisms.

Moving from a call-centre environment

If you have only worked in one type of environment in your entire career, and want to change careers to a different environment, you might feel you don't have the skills to transfer over. In this post, I share some thoughts on what you can do if you want to leave a call-centre environment when that's all you know.

Presentations for introverts: Part 1

Presentations make you feel sick? Everyone looking at you, dry mouth, clammy hands, a little light headed, palpitations, awkward blushing? Glossophobia outranks the fear of death, so as an introvert, it's probably the last thing you want to do. In the first of a two-parter, here are the first 5 steps you can do to help you with your nerves.