Please Stop Saying ‘Find Your Passion’

Please Stop Saying ‘Find Your Passion’

Latch on to someone else’s vision to find a purpose instead. If there is one thing that drives me nuts, it is speakers and coaches and careers counsellors talking about finding your passion.  Please stop, you are confusing the majority of people who have no...
YOU CAN’T ASK THAT! OR CAN YOU?

YOU CAN’T ASK THAT! OR CAN YOU?

Ever asked a question and wished you could take it back? Being politically correct was a thing, it is not so much anymore. Maybe that’s the one thing we can thank Trump for. PCedness has been replaced by a movement of authenticity and the ability to be real. To have...
Personal Crises Affecting Your Career

Personal Crises Affecting Your Career

I wrote an article for Australian Aviation magazine recently on managing hiccups in your career. It was on point, practical and clearly showed the level of industry immersion I am known for in my key sector, Aviation. I submitted it and received the proof later in the...
Dealing with Aggressive Clients or Colleagues

Dealing with Aggressive Clients or Colleagues

This week I had the pleasure of receiving a couple of aggressively worded accusatory emails from one particular new enquiry: a potential client, not an existing one. Probably only the second time this has occurred in my 18 years in this business. Just quietly… not a...