Why doesn’t anyone listen to me? It’s a question we may have asked ourselves or heard often enough. It’s not, however, a question we often search an answer for. Continue reading “Why Your Boss Isn’t Listening To You”
Nicole is the CEO and Managing Director of Teddington Legal, a Legal Virtual Practice and Chambers that provides legal solutions for corporate and commercial law lawyers. I sat down with Nicole to get her take on creating and directing a business from scratch in a competitive industry, and what it takes to manage and foster a successful working environment. Continue reading “Boss Talks: Nicole Billet from Teddington Legal”
Happy International Women’s Day (8 March 2017)! It’s an important day, and at the very least, a great opportunity to mock misogynistic Facebook memes, enjoy the odd feminist rap battle, or participate in aggressively passionate poetry slams down at your local library. Continue reading “Three cheers for men on International Women’s Day”
‘No’ is a hard word to hear, because it’s a form of rejection, and rejection feels like taking a basketball to the face.
It’s easy to get deflated after suffering a knock to the ego when you receive a ‘we regret to inform you…’ email, a head shake and a sigh from the boss, or a sour face from a prospective client. Who says you have to accept no as a final decision? Final is never really final. Continue reading ““No” really means try harder: How to deal with rejection”
So you’ve battled through the exhausting process of job hunting, tailoring your cv and preparing for an interview. You’ve managed to impress your new employer, and they’ve made you an offer – now the real test begins. Continue reading “Money talks: Job offers and salary negotiation”