What is the best piece of career advice you have been given? Mine was when my boss, a senior male leader, shared with me, that he too experienced imposter syndrome. It surprised me to think that someone I respected and looked up to so much, felt this way. He then questioned me as to … Continue reading Celebrate International Women’s Day with a chance to win one of three endota spa prizes
This article is written by Avivah Wittenberg-Cox is CEO of 20-first, one of the world’s leading gender consulting firms, and author of Seven Steps to Leading a Gender-Balanced Business. This is originally published in the Harvard Business Review. “We learned to take the long view, mostly because we didn’t have any other choice,” says Kate, … Continue reading Being a Two-Career Couple Requires a Long-Term Plan
Everything’s just wonderful for working mothers in places like Sweden, Norway and Iceland. Or so we like to believe. Especially when sharing examples about extraordinary government childcare subsidies, great government-led paid parental leave policies, mandated equal pay – as what recently occurred in Iceland – and even quotas for women on boards in Norway. But … Continue reading The ‘motherhood penalty’ stings no matter how much governments do
This article is originally published in the Sydney Morning Herald. If you've ever spent more than five minutes in a tedious meeting then chances are you've been exposed to some baffling buzzwords. Usually, it involves someone in middle management, saying things like "let's maximise our key directives offline" while other people nod and pretend to … Continue reading The top 10 buzzwords we’re using on LinkedIn
This article is submitted to us by Dr Rosina McAlpine, Director of Win Win Parenting, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. Parents often feel guilty about not spending enough time with their children. Life seems so busy with work, taking care of the home and all the things that need to be done when raising … Continue reading Feeling Guilty About Not Spending Enough Time With The Kids?