The “F” word at work


No not that one! The “F” word I’m interested in celebrating today, this International Women’s Day, is also kind of taboo at work. The word is “Feminist”. It’s such a shame that word is so rarely heard in the workplace because, spoken by a man or a woman, it simply means being a supporter of … Continue reading The “F” word at work

Thinking of jumping the corporate ship to go freelance? 12 things I’ve learned in my first 12 months


Life can get lonely The office politics and distractions disappear but so do the shared colleague conversations, camaraderie, concern and care. There’s no better mirror You are your only motivator.  You won’t have your manager’s annual review to tell you how well you’re doing but you don’t need it – you’ll know.  There’s a direct … Continue reading Thinking of jumping the corporate ship to go freelance? 12 things I’ve learned in my first 12 months