Mastering Meetings

This effectiveness tip is so simple (notice I didn’t say easy though), it’s practically criminal. Yet equally shocking is how destructive and wasteful meetings usually are in the workplace. Meetings should be (and for those early in their careers, expect them to be) purposeful and effective. I mean, why else would a busy group of individuals interrupt whatever […]

This week’s top picks – Interview Preparation

For my last post, I wrote the article “Foolproof Job Interview Success – 4 Step Preparation Process“.  I want to share some articles I found giving more thoughts and information on the subject. There are of course many articles out there on this subject but in the interests of summarising a key few, I’ve gathered 3 from […]

Who wants to make mistakes?

Who wants to make mistakes? No-one right?  Why on earth would we seek mistakes.  The embarrassment; the consequences; the shame. However, you can learn more from your mistakes than you do your successes.  Check out this article from for former Apple CEO, John Sculley’s thoughts that you should “view failure not as a ‘game […]