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10 Career Tips for Women. Number 8

Number 8 – Bring in the Experts - Delegate All the successful women I know are good at delegating. Lots of the women I know who struggle on being good enough have not yet learned how to delegate and/or bring in the experts. They usually have enormous potential but have not learned how to make the most of it as they are simply too busy.
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Jul 15, 2014

10 Career Tips for Women. Number 7

Number 7 – Aim As High As You Can (and then go higher!) Women tend to play safe. That’s the consensus of the literature, research, and my own experience. Answer these few questions honestly:
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Jul 15, 2014

9 Etiquette Tips for Women on Way Up

I was browsing again through my copy of ‘A Woman’s Place is in the Boardroom’ by Peninah Thomson ; Jacey Graham (Palgrave Macmillan) when I came across the chapter on using personal power and charm. I really like their 9 etiquette points and thought I’d share them with you:
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Jul 15, 2014

Glass Ceilings Are So Pretty...?

I wonder how we came up with such an attractive phrase for something so intrinsically unattractive. The idea is that women can get trapped somewhere in middle management, can see where they want to go but are prevented from reaching it.
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Jul 03, 2014

Job-hunting issues for young people - 1

​"I'm really scared about all this - I just want to stay at home and never have to go for a job!" Nicola Morgan tackles the first of a series of questions or worries that young people (or their adults) might have about getting into work
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Jul 03, 2014