Live life on your own terms

Putting yourself first can be really difficult to do.  It can feel selfish, self-indulgent and a luxury only afforded to those who have time, money and limited responsibilities. There can be many pressures to conform to expectations.  Either at work or at home and whilst that is not a bad thing in itself, it can…

Go get ’em! My top 5 interview tips

At any one time there are over 6 million people in the UK looking for their next role.

There is lots of traditional advice on how to prepare for your big interview but here are my top 5.

What makes you happy?

Cara Delevingne,23, who has been modelling since she was 16, suddenly quit because it wasn’t making her happy. “Over time, I came to realise that work and getting others’ approval isn’t the most important thing”. Jack Gleeson (who played the truly awful character Joffrey in Game of Thrones) retired at the grand age of 21….

#WhichHillary – lessons for consistency in leadership

‘Safely’ cocooned in the UK dealing only with the potential of Brexit, across the pond some interesting developments in politics are unfolding in the run up to the 2016 US presidential election. #WhichHillary This hashtag started trending earlier this year as seemingly Hillary had contradicted herself on a number of occasions which left voters confused….

What’s your purpose?

One of my favourite shows at the moment is Vikings. I am also partial to Game of Thrones and Spartacus. What these shows have in common are characters who come together with a clear sense of purpose, even if that purpose is fighting to the death. Now I’m not suggesting for a moment, that living…