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November 1, 2018
Is This It featured
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Nov

Recommended Read: Is This It? The Smart Woman’s Guide to Finding Work You Love | Ruth Kudzi

Have you ever stayed in a job that you don’t love because you aren’t sure what else to do? You go through the motions every day but you aren’t fulfilled and are starting to wonder “is this it?” is this how I am going to live the rest of my life? Ruth’s book (and the...
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01
Nov

How to own the room: overcoming your nerves as a speaker

By Viv Groskop As a comedian and presenter, I’m often asked to work with women in the corporate space who are preparing for interviews or presentations. I find a lot of the same topics come up constantly: the fear of speaking too fast, the fear of nerves taking over and ruining something you’ve spent a...
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helping woman featured
01
Nov

Have you helped another woman today? Are you really sure?

Ah, the sisterhood…Do you have a pussy hat? Check! Are you supportive of broad initiatives to help women? Check! Did you sign up for the workplace women’s mentorship scheme? Check! Now, I am not saying that these aren’t good things to do, but if we want big changes to happen, it is imperative to support...
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Roxi featured
01
Nov

From serial career hopping to professional fulfilment

Roxi Jahanshahi, Programmes Manager at You Make It, speaks about her workplace experiences, ethnic diversity, and empowering other women to seize the career opportunities that are right for them. Being a woman of colour and feeling at home in an organisation can be hard when you’re underrepresented and at times unappreciated. The glass ceiling lingering...
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