Why life is certain when you have passion and purpose 

I have spent this past week with my family as we grieved for the loss of a family member, my paternal uncle. Occasions like death and funerals can set the scene for deep discussion, reflection and in some cases, regret. Our week has been relatively typical in that regard. My Dad, recounting how he was … More Why life is certain when you have passion and purpose 

Queen Bee Syndrome and Women Helping Women

Ever been the victim of “Queen Bee Syndrome”? Ellevest CEO, Sallie Krawcheck has and goes into detail about the circumstances in this article in Women’s Agenda. Krawcheck says that the number one issue standing in the way of women is, other women! My first reaction when reading this was <insert expletive here> then I stopped … More Queen Bee Syndrome and Women Helping Women

Getting that pay rise you deserve. Lots of “F” but hold the “J”. 

Feisty, fabulous (but fictional) Clare Underwood from immensely popular House of Cards is someone that I  adore. Her real life alter ego Robyn Wright elevated herself to join the Michelle Redfern most admired feisty women list, which is a fictional but aspirational list which I’m sure people must be dying to get on! When I … More Getting that pay rise you deserve. Lots of “F” but hold the “J”.