Category Archives: Change and uncertainty

2020 skills self-assessment

In a fast changing world, different skills are needed compared with the past. These are the top 10 skills needed for 2020. 1. Complex problem solving 2. Critical thinking 3. Creativity 4. People management 5. Coordinating with others 6. Emotional … Continue reading

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The unwelcome guest

I had an unwelcome guest over Christmas. In fact they were never invited. The guest was fear. It visits me every year around this time, the ‘in-between zone’ between the festive season fading and the business world waking from its … Continue reading

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How career resilient are you?

How career resilient are you and how important is it? I went to an interesting seminar last week about career resilience. I came away feeling confident that I am, which is good to know doing the work I do! So … Continue reading

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What change do you seek at work?

I have been creating some new ‘inspiring client examples’ this week, having had the time over the break to reflect on last year. Changing your career can feel daunting and hearing about the successful transitions of other people can help … Continue reading

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What’s Your ‘Plan B’?

If you got made redundant tomorrow, what would you do? I’m not trying to be a miserable kill-joy, it’s something worth thinking about so you are not caught ‘on the hop’.  Keeping your CV up to date is one thing. … Continue reading

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What Is Fair At Work?

What is fair at work and who decides? I predict that fairness is going to be a burning topic this year and it will feel like the City are walking on hot coals at times. It has always been a … Continue reading

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Career Change Dreams Up In Smoke?

Suffering from that ‘going back to work feeling’? Reality after the festive season reminds many people of going back to school at the start of a new term. A feeling of dread; shining those shoes; buying a new fluffy pencil … Continue reading

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