What’s the point of effective communication when YOU don’t have a point? In this post I write about how effective communication needs to be productive too.
In this post, I write about the recent hubbub on untapped skills in the UK workforce and what opportunities this presents to us avid doers.
In this post, I share a link to a book review I've just written on HR Zone for 'Mind Flip' by Zena Everett. The book promises to be 'The new manual for career shifters and job seekers'. But did it live up to it's promise?...
In this post, I write about resilience at work, and how a simple language shift might help those understand what it takes to be more resilient.
When done gracefully, being disruptive can reap huge rewards and fantastic development opportunities. In this post, I talk about how you can do this.
In this post, I pull out particular elements of Agile I like as an avid doer and explain how they can be applied at work and to your career management.
Being in between jobs can sometimes feel like your career has been paused. In this post, I talk about the things avid doers can do to continue their professional development until they find work again.
Ever had feedback from an interview that suggested you were so close to being offered the role bar one tiny detail that you could’ve remedied, but now you’re kicking yourself for not explaining yourself properly? Here’s the most important question I ask in every interview to stop this happening again.
Achieving your professional goals by determination and motivation isn’t the same as perseverance, nor can they be achieved without it. In this post, I explain the importance of perseverance, what to consider if you’re thinking of giving up, and share a recent personal example.
If you look past the cringey cliché, personal branding is such an important thing to be conscious of in an increasingly nosy world, and in this post I talk about how to be more aware of your own.