Career Vs. Love

From childhood we’ve been sold on waiting for our ‘prince charming’. The order has typically been graduation, marriage, kids and a successful career. I remember wanting to be married by 24, having 2 kids, a successful career all before turning 30 fast forward to today, I’m in my late twenties, not married and no kids either. Should I pause my career too because I haven’t found a husband? Absolutely no way Many of us want to get married and start families but if that hasn’t happened yet life should go on. As we grow older we realise we have passions and dreams. Start that business, climb that corporate ladder and… Read More

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Networking Tips For Introverts

There is no denying that networking is amongst the top keys to success – whether you are looking for a career change or wanting to set up a business, you need to network. I’ve always been scared of going out of my way to connect with people but I’ve come to realise that it isn’t as dreadful as I thought. It pays off to know yourself It’s important to know your why, for both yourself or your business. You have to believe in yourself and personal conviction. Take some time to think about your identity (as a career girl or an entrepreneur) and what it is that makes you or… Read More

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The Four Type of Work Friends You Should Have

Friendship is important in the workplace. Between working hard, managing busy schedules, meetings, dealing with  unpleasant coworkers, having fiends is one of the best ways to remain sane. There are different types of friends one can have in the workplace and these will either make or break you. The other victim Having a fellow co-worker go through the same hardships you are facing at work is such a relief!  It’s not that you’re happy someone else is ‘suffering’ but more so the comfort of knowing you aren’t the only one dealing with that situation. There are so many issues that come with a corporate job or even entrepreneurship- grumpy bosses,… Read More

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