I am terrible… at actually enjoying my life!

This week’s post is from Tess, and is just a timely reminder to take time over the holiday period to relax and reset. Enjoy! Coming from a girl who wants to conquer her world, I have one (okay well more than one) concept I need to do a lot of work on….I need to learnContinue reading “I am terrible… at actually enjoying my life!”

Navigating a Meeting with a Mansplainer

Mansplaining is not a very popular term for a number of reasons, primarily because men (understandably) tend to be offended by it. Not all men are Mansplainers and not all Mansplainers are men. Not all Mansplainers content themselves with explaining to just women. Often men can be victims to Mansplainers. But the reason this termContinue reading “Navigating a Meeting with a Mansplainer”

An Audience with Queen Tess

This week we’re launching a new type of post where we interview a fellow Career Queen! To kick things off, we’re starting with co-founder Tess so you can get to know one of the brains behind this platform. Enjoy! Jess: What is your current role? Tess: I’m a certified practicing valuer, currently working at WestlinkContinue reading “An Audience with Queen Tess”

How to work with someone as old as your Dad

It was interesting when I started researching this post how little writing there is on this subject. I tried looking up “How to work with older workers” in Google, and most of the results were referencing “How to manage someone older than you”. That might be a topic for another day.  For now, what IContinue reading “How to work with someone as old as your Dad”

Dress for success – Can I still wear a dress?

Dressing for success seems to be a very different problem for women than for men. Not to say that men can’t or don’t have similar pressures when it comes to outside professional appearance. It does however seem to be a theme that what a woman is wearing can often overshadow great work she’s doing. OneContinue reading “Dress for success – Can I still wear a dress?”