Have we broken career breaks?

Yesterday I liked and commented on a post in LinkedIn where the author explained they’d been unsuccessful for a role because he’d taken a...

Tales of a tomato face

This is what I often look like in meetings. It’s probably the introvert in me, but I’ve long found speaking up in meetings confronting....

Saying no. Now with 93.4% less guilt!

I hated saying no to people. I saw disappointing others as a personal failure. So I would say yes. To everything. All the time. To stuff...

Let's talk about fl*x

More specifically, let’s talk about popping enticing little flexibility taglines into job ads when there is no genuine flexibility on...

Toddler taming my control-beast

Nothing teaches you to relinquish control quite like a kid. But the skills are applicable professionally too.

Coaching. Catch of the day?

I often tell people that completing my workplace coaching certification changed my life, and it’s honestly not an exaggeration. I worked...

Wrestling with ambiversion

I talked earlier this week about my experience of ambiversion and it seemed to really strike a chord with loads of people. So I thought...

Traversing the entrepreneurial abyss

Sometimes no matter how hard you hustle, the rewards just don’t measure up to expectations. The late nights. The long days. The tired...

Dwelling in D&I discomfort

One thing I’ve been really conscious of doing this week is listening. Sitting in discomfort hearing things that are challenging,...

Can leadership suck & still be great?

I watched a YouTube video years ago and unlike hundreds I’ve watched since then this one stuck with me. I still remember the prickle of...

With age comes... insecurity?

When I was 27 I took on a HR team leader role. I don’t suppose that sounds overly extraordinary to most. By 27 Yuri Gagarin had been to...

It's time to ditch the 'diversity backpack'

Would you run a marathon with a backpack on? No. Yet millions of Australian's are weighed down by a 'diversity backpacks' every single day.

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