Top 10 tips for coping with redundancy at Christmas

If you find yourself facing redundancy or job uncertainty as Christmas draws near, take comfort in the fact that you are not alone. With the end of the budget year looming for many companies, they seek to cut costs and unfortunately, that can often result in job losses. Here are my ten top tips for… Read More

Maternity leave – do what’s right for you.

  No one was more surprised than me at my reaction to going back to work after my second daughter was born. I had returned to a part-time role after my first daughter, and had assumed (wrongly) that all would be the same second time round. Except that it wasn’t. My emotions took over and… Read More

Do you wake up on a Monday morning with a smile on your face?

So often clients say to me “how do I work out what I want to do?” “Will I just stumble across it one day?” If you are lucky, yes! But for most of us, coming up with a career plan is not something that happens naturally. We become influenced by external factors such as people… Read More

New Year, new direction.

How to get the new job you want. It’s all about being selective, connected, persuasive and never-say-die. How to get off on the right foot? First off, you need to get your CV up to date, polished and in pristine condition to sell you effectively. Amy Gallo wrote a great piece recently on how to… Read More