Video – Rest, Reflect, Resurrect Part 2

[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=”3.22.5″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]This post continues our look at the value of incorporating these three r’s into your journey: Rest, Reflect, Resurrect, Pt1 (1-10)   11) Serve somebody else  (not the usual person that you serve). You will get a boost from it that […]

Rest, Reflect, Resurrect Part 1

[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=”3.22.5″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]Happy Easter! While not everyone shares in the celebration of this particular holiday, I do think the value of a pause for time to reflect and rest is applicable to all of us. Psychologists know the value of recovery; periods of […]

Video – Act Now, Think Later

  A quick update of all that’s going on at Comeback Girl – personal branding, self-confidence and news about the forthcoming podcasts (launching next week!)

Startup Mindset: the Myth of the Slam Dunk

[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=”3.22.5″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”]Last week I sat down with the amazing Liz Ward, career change guru of Slick Pivot for a Comeback Girl podcast (launching next week –  there are previews of some of the chats on my YouTube channel now !). She […]

Video – Go Beyond Your CV: tell Dragon Slaying Stories

[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=”3.22.5″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] The importance of clarifying your personal brand rather than relying on your CV when looking to get back to work. In the digital age, we need to think about how we establish a consistent image in the  minds of […]

Video – Get Your Confidence Back after a Career Break

[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”] When I started to look for work again after my career break I was scared – devoid of confidence. Scared of being perceived as too old, having a rusty network, not having the right technical skills, worried about the […]

Ikigai and the Path to Purpose

[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=”3.22.5″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Have you ever been so absorbed in a task that you forget to drink and eat? What type of task was it? Notice those moments when you enter flow, and your ikigai might be embedded in those moments. If […]

Returners On The Red Carpet

Comeback Girl Take two

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22.3″ custom_padding=”12px|||||”][et_pb_row custom_margin=”-4px|auto||auto||” 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”] With The Oscars over for another year, and the great success of the likes of Frances McDormand and Alison Janney, I’m thinking about actors who started later in life or after a career break. I am a […]