Have you ever been bewildered at an otherwise placid colleague blowing up in anger over the most insignificant thing? Have you ever been livid that someone has annoyed you, yet not seemed to express any regret?
Intolerant people see the world exclusively through their own eyes, and when Continue reading
Disappointments are an entirely natural part of a fulfilling life. When your hope or expectation of something is not met, you feel let down. However, if you are shooting for the stars, disappointment should be your friend – it gives you a renewed focus on your path. There is nothing like a short, sharp shock Continue reading
During our childhoods, we grow up thinking that our family and friends will have the biggest influence on our lives. From an emotional support point of view, that may be the case. However, for the truly momentous moments, where your life can change direction in an instant, the difference between Continue reading
When you are pushing yourself to be the best version of yourself that you can be, sometimes the pressure can mount up, and it suddenly feels like everything is getting on top of you. This is my definition of feeling stressed.
Pressure is perfectly normal at work – you have to deliver on your promises, Continue reading
The “big breaks” in our career often pass us by. Windows of opportunity come and go all the time, and circumstances dictate whether we take advantage of them or not….
An email from an unknown recruiter may lead to our dream job, but unless Continue reading
We’ve all been there, somehow muddling through the most important interview of your life, just about holding it together, question after question and then…. nothing. The interviewer starts to talk in slow motion (blah, blah, blah…. blah), your mind goes all hazy, and your future on the employment Continue reading