Asserting yourself

Asserting yourself

Photo by Martin Bjork It’s no secret that many new graduates can find it difficult to assert themselves in the workplace. We don’t want to create waves or do anything that might potentially threaten our position in the company. But at the same time, we don’t want to be taken advantage of because that is [...]

New year, same me

New year, same me

Photo by Kelly Sikkema It’s that time of year again where you will undoubtedly see a tirade of posts proclaiming “new year, new me”. A New Year offers the opportunity for a fresh start; a chance to leave behind old habits and shake off the bad mojo that was hanging over your head. However, making [...]

Invest in yourself

Invest in yourself

I find entrepreneurs inspiring. They bring ideas to life. They don’t always know if their idea will be successful. They can plan and research to the death, but it can fall through for a number of reasons. Despite this great uncertainty, they still pursue their ambitions and are fearlessly optimistic about the future. Entrepreneurship is [...]