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.

Planning your career in 2018

The beginning of a new year is a great excuse to evaluate what you want in your professional life, how you did in 2017, and what you can be doing in 2018 to get where you need to be. Following these 3 steps will help you articulate a plan of action.