Tag: Career management

How to recover from a career stumble

It’s a reality that major career disappointments can happen even when you seem to be doing all the right things. You could be good at your job, work well with your team and receive solid performance reviews, but still be passed over for that promotion, miss out on that pay rise or, worse, get fired. Forewarned is forearmed, so here are some tips on how to deal with career stumbling blocks and even turn them into positives.
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Empower African entrepreneurs - Volunteer opportunity

Share your business experience to empower African entrepreneurs.
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What great managers do

Harvard Business Review "The best boss I ever had.” That’s a phrase most of us have said or heard at some point, but what does it mean? What sets the great boss apart from the average boss? What do great managers actually do?
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Returning to work after having a family

Many parents, after spending many years at home, raising their family are looking to return to the workforce. So, how do position yourself as a strong candidate amongst those who have been working?
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Changing your career direction

Do you want to make a career change, but are afraid to take the leap or unsure of where to start? Here are some strategies you can use to make the change.
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Positioning yourself for a promotion

There is a big gap between the acknowledgement of good, solid work and being the logical choice for a promotion. The best way to examine this is by looking at what might that gap include.

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Figuring out your career goals

Do you have a long-term career plan? It can be fairly straightforward to say that in five years you want to be a Director at an International Company. Or that in two years you want to be earning 20% more in salary. However achieving these goals without a plan may not be as easy.
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Finding your value in the career world

Opportunities are available for people who fit the requirements and market themselves effectively. Find out how to build a more secure and fulfilling career by finding your value.
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10 Reasons to invest in your career

Not investing in yourself is like floating down a fast river without a paddle, map or knowledge of what's around the next bend. Things may go fine for a while, but at some point, you're going to realize you made a giant mistake.
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Tools to thrive at work

Are you stressed by work? Whether you work for a small start-up or a large corporation, you are bound to encounter unexpected changes, complex relationships, and challenging demands from time to time. Rather than let these situations increase your stress levels, you can develop skills to respond and thrive at work.
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