How to assertively nail an interview

This weeks top tips are all about how to be assertive in an interview. A lot of women I work with are working hard to accelerate their career and land the next big promotion but are concerned about how they come across, are they credible? Or they lack in confidence...

How to be “Resiliently Assertive”

I’m just preparing to do a talk at a large tech company’s women’s network on Thursday on Assertiveness. I do talks like this all the time but as I prepped this one, something really triggered in my mind off the back of one of the definitions of Assertiveness that I...

How to assertively get a good price on stuff

Today I’ve been into Manchester viewing venues in preparation for our big expo event in March next year to celebrate International Women’s Day – oh, have I not told you? It’s called Womanifest – a lifestyle & empowerment LIVE weekend event to celebrate all things...

HOW TO EXPRESS YOUR EMOTIONS ASSERTIVELY

I’m right in the middle of writing a module on this topic for the @ladieslifelounge (link in bio).  There are a few ladies that I have worked with over the past few months who are being labelled with being too emotional at work.  It seems like expressing emotion has...

Why you really need to stop using the F word

I love being in the business of helping women get what they want! But do you know what drives me crazy? That most of the women who come to me are their own biggest obstacle to achieving that.   Really? Who on earth would stop themselves from getting what they want?...

What to do if your boss is a dick!

How to Manage Your Manager (to put it nicely) This week I thought I’d answer a question that I get asked quite a lot or that I observe as a major frustration when coaching women. That question is….’what do I do if my boss is a dick?’ I use this language because that’s...

The Art of Assertiveness

How to Accelerate Your Career & Your Relationships We ran our first workshop this week in Manchester. A taster session of our first secret – “You’re Pretty Confident”. After the stress of the proverbial technical ‘set up’ challenges, (goes with the fricken...