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Which Career?

When I recieved career guidance at school, aged 13, I felt even then that I should know what I wanted to do…… For the rest of my life! I sensed that I must choose the right GCSE options or else… Or else what? Or else I feared being stuck on an absolutely irrevocable career path. […]

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Working Autonomy

I once had a boss who advocated ‘taking a sickie before you get sick’. Bear in mind that this was my boss, & yet somehow, this rule was rarely abused, either by myself or by an other of her employees. The whole team were committed and willing to give a little more when it was […]

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Professional Inventory 

 The power of our minds is probably beyond anything we can imagine. As Henry Ford famously said ‘whether you think you can, or think you can’t, you are right’. So it seems that our mindset is very important. Much of my work as a career coach involves enabling individuals, and indeed organisations, to choose a […]

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What IS Career Coaching?

I have clients approaching me now, aged 29, saying “I’m nearly thirty” and I still don’t know what I want to do with my career. They have panic flitting across their faces. These individuals feel they are failing. I also have clients aged between 30 and fifty who are saying “There has to be more […]

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