Don’t Be a Short Poppy Under Selling Yourself

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.25.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]A friend of mine doesn’t seem to be under-selling herself. She is quite an amazing human – community-minded, caring for two infirm parents, involved in every social gathering and community effort going (and looking like she enjoys it) […]

Video – How Did Your Interview Go?

Comeback Girl interview

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.25.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]You come home on a high, you handled the curveball questions well and your nerves can finally stop jangling. But how did you do at interview?    Chances are, the company will be seeing a few candidates or […]

Video – Mind Mapping Your Career Comeback

Comeback Girl Rubiks Cube

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.25.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]   The idea of mind mapping is that you come up with a crystallised idea via the explorations of keywords, themes and sub-categories. What I mean is: empty all that head jazz out onto one piece of […]

Video – Break the Chains of Impostor Syndrome

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.25.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.25.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25.3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.25.3″][/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.25.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25.3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.25.3″] Sometimes I wake up in the morning before going off to a shoot, and I think, I can’t do this. I’m a fraud. I’m there thinking, ‘Oh my God, I’m rubbish and everyone is going to see it. They’ve cast the wrong person.’ But […]

Video – How to Cope With Job Search Rejection, Pt 2

Comeback Girl Coping with Job Search Rejection

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.25.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]Once you have gone into the job search process with eyes wide open (i.e. expecting some rejection – see part one) you are already ahead of the game. If you can layer your expectation management with applying for […]

Video – How to Cope With Job Search Rejection, Pt 1

Comeback Girl Overcoming Rejection

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.25.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]You applied for a job online that seemed like they wrote the job spec around your CV. They rushed you through three interviews to get to meet the head honcho over Skype, saying they wanted to make a […]

What Davos 2018 Said To Women

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.22.3″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.74″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] The World Economic Forum in Davos ended recently. This year, for the first time, Davos was chaired by a panel comprised exclusively of women leaders. This year’s slogan was “Creating a shared future in a fractured world.” So how […]