All career advice for women is a form of gaslighting

This article is authored by Ephrat Livni and is originally published by Quartz at Work. If you’re a working woman, you’ve likely been inundated with advice about how to ensure that gender double standards don’t impede your brilliant career. Assert yourself boldly at meetings in an appropriately low tone of voice, yet purr pleasingly when negotiating salary. Be smart but never … Continue reading All career advice for women is a form of gaslighting

Elevate your Executive Presence and Get to the Next Level

Join us for an exclusive Presentation and a great night of connecting with our fabulous community of high performing businesswomen: Wednesday 19 September at 6:30pm at One Roof. Melissa Lewis is taking the mystery out of executive presence through what she calls ‘The Principles of Presence ®’ which is supported by her PQ ® (Presence Quotient) proprietary … Continue reading Elevate your Executive Presence and Get to the Next Level

Why Employers Must Learn That Creativity Is Not Just For the Young

This article is authored by Michael O’Bryan, a former intelligence analyst and founder of the innovation consulting company 360 Thinking. You can view the original article on WIRED's website. THERE SEEMS TO be a common and misplaced perception about creativity in the workplace.  When most people picture a group of creative workers gathered around a white board … Continue reading Why Employers Must Learn That Creativity Is Not Just For the Young

How To Practice The Art of No

This article is authored by Penny Locaso, Director of Bkindred, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. You can view the original article here. When was the last time you said yes to something you didn’t want to do? For most of the women I meet, unfortunately, this is a daily practice. A practice that impacts … Continue reading How To Practice The Art of No

Mentor Moment: Entrepreneur Sandy Hutchison on starting a business, loneliness and living in the moment

This article is authored by Sarah Cohen and is originally published by Dear Paris. Redundancy sparked Sandy Hutchison’s second life. Her pivot from HR director and partner—a role she had been working towards for 16 years—to business owner was, while not always easy, definitely worth it. Sandy’s business, Career Money Life, aims to empower employees in … Continue reading Mentor Moment: Entrepreneur Sandy Hutchison on starting a business, loneliness and living in the moment