Picture this: A woman sits in front of me. She is amazing, but doesn’t fully realise it. We start talking. She has come to see me because she wants more for her career than what she is experiencing. Secretly, she actually wants more for her life. She feels stuck. Stifled. And more than a bit over it. We unpack what’s going on currently. Work. Home. Wellbeing. Life. And … [Read more...] about She was blocking her own possibilities… Are you?
Does the idea of having to 'start over' in your 50s petrify you? Are you at a point where the kids have left home and you are contemplating re-entering the workforce or reinventing yourself? Or maybe you are recently divorced and have to come up with a financial plan for yourself? Never fear! The Balance community is here to show that you are not alone... There are many … [Read more...] about Reinventing Yourself At 50
If there were one hot topic that is coming up a lot in my coaching enquiries, women’s groups I lead and with Q&A’s after speaking gigs, it’s that of career change. To be more specific, I keep getting questions about how to build an effective exit strategy. In other words – can you please help me get the **** out of this career I hate?! And whilst it has been a consistent … [Read more...] about Is it time to build your exit strategy?
Think about the work you have done over the past week. How much of your agenda did you actually get done? Give it a percentage. Now think about how much of your time was spent focused on other people’s stuff. Emails, meetings, last minute requests, random favors etc. Rate that as well. The first list is the important stuff. Your agenda. Things that are important to your work, … [Read more...] about Are you focused on the right things at work?
She knows how to breathe life into spaces...how to work with colours and textures...how to create rooms that are so welcoming you never want to leave. These are just some of the reasons why we've chosen to feature interior designer and TV presenter Shaynna Blaze as part of our 'Women who inspired us in 2014' series. Shaynna Blaze had no intention of studying Interior Design. … [Read more...] about Shaynna’s life of design