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Your 2014 headline

My late 95 year old grannie came close to falling off her rocking chair at Christmas. A plate of mince pies nearly became flying saucers. The culprit was a question. The question I asked was: “What are the top 10 … Continue reading

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What are the legal implications of job change? Part 2.

This is a guest blog – part 2 of 2 by Michael Scutt who is an employment lawyer. It explores garden leave, restrictive covenants and bonuses. Garden leave Another option open to employers is to place the departing employee on … Continue reading

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Does your job ever make you weep?

  I had an e mail this week from a potential client. I bet some of you can relate to what they said in their e mail or know someone it reminds you of: “I am not happy in my … Continue reading

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Who’s looking after you?

One of the best decisions I made when I became self-employed over 15 years ago was to get a virtual PA. Their support has been absolutely invaluable. Sometimes I joke that they know more about me than I know about … Continue reading

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Starting a new job – success tips part 2

Starting a new job is an important and sometimes stressful event. It is crucial to make a positive impact and achieve some ‘quick wins’, but not rush in and make too many decisions/changes without consideration or you could ruffle a … Continue reading

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Starting a new job – success tips part 1

Starting a new job is an important and sometimes stressful event. It is crucial to make a positive impact and achieve some ‘quick wins’, but not rush in and make too many decisions/changes without consideration or you could ruffle a … Continue reading

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As clear as mud?

My clients inspire me so much and a coaching session this week inspired me to write this blog, as this blog’s theme is a common one to arise. A new career involves a lot of new and, for many, challenging … Continue reading

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