It’s been a disastrous year, but still, we’ve all got one big question: What will my procurement career look like this year? Over the past month, many of us have been glued to our phones with a sense of dread, waiting for the next phase of the coronavirus crisis to hit. But with many countries … Continue reading Crisis Mode: What Will My Procurement Career Look Like This Year?
How do you make good fortune come your way? This year, many of us may have had cause to feel unlucky already. Perhaps the Australian bushfires have given us the opportunity to shine at work – or perhaps they’ve left us feeling overwhelmed. The coronavirus might be wreaking havoc on our supply chains. Or more personally, maybe … Continue reading Feeling Unlucky In Your Career? Here’s How To Change That.
If you’re not proud of how you left your last job, should you lie or tell the truth in your next employment interview? If it’s never happened to you, it seems like the unthinkable. But if it has, rest assured you’re not alone – being made redundant, or worse, getting fired outright, is a common … Continue reading You’ve been fired or made redundant. What do you say to your next boss?
Ever had a great idea that’s fallen flat? You’ll need buy-in from your stakeholders before anything can properly get off the ground. When was the last time you had a great idea that you felt went unheard? If it’s frequently you’re not alone. More often than not it doesn’t matter how good our ideas are … Continue reading How To Get Buy-In From Others
We can teach ourselves how to politely decline that unwanted extra work and save our energy for when it’s needed. Do you find yourself taking on more and more work? Are you one of those people who gets dragged into every project? The one others always ask for help? If you have people-pleasing tendencies or … Continue reading How To Take Back Control At Work – And Learn To Say ‘No’
Say goodbye to meetings that quickly run off track and have no actionable outcomes with these fresh approaches We have all been stuck in meetings that either don’t need to happen in the first place or drag on and lose any ounce of effectiveness. These can be tough to sit through, especially if you’ve got … Continue reading Hack Your Meetings And Get Your Life Back
Tomorrow happens to be ‘Fun at work’ day, so get in the mood with these 5 tips… Work struggles can be real. Whether it’s a toxic work environment, a terrible boss, an annoying colleague or menial, soul-destroying tasks, there are times when we find our vibe is far from flying high. How can you begin … Continue reading In Need Of Some Fun At Work? Try These 5 Things.