Tips to Build the Family Dynamic.

Raise a family, build a career and have time for yourself? As women, we wear so many hats, and can often put a lot of expectation on ourselves. [caption id="attachment_22070" align="alignright" width="250"] Photo courtesy of meetup.com[/caption] It’s time to look at the bigger picture of life, and...

What’s on your Bucket List?

Ever heard the term ‘bucket list’ and wondered what exactly it means? Well, the textbook definition implies, that it is a list of achievements or experiences that an individual hopes to accomplish during his/her lifetime. Creating a buck list is a great way to list out...

Leaders that make a Difference – Part 2.

Last week, I looked at three inspirational leaders who make a difference. The number of leaders that inspire me was too big to fit into just one post, so here is part 2. Steve Jobs (1955- 2011) [caption id="attachment_21631" align="alignright" width="250"] Photo courtesy of Huffington Post.[/caption] Steve Jobs...

Leaders that make a Difference – Part 1.

It is often said that the main difference between leaders and managers is that leaders work with their teams while managers make the team work for them. Here are three such leaders who made a difference, not just to their organisation, but also served as...

My Lessons from Oprah.

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text]I was one of the lucky ones to see Oprah (or rather, "My Ohps") live late last year. My friend Mel and I travelled to Melbourne to see Oprah in the flesh and I wasn't disappointed. I have been a fan...

Your Mobile Phone: Be in Control.

Your mobile phone is the epitome of communication technology. You can use it to transmit messages in the form of voice, text, sound, pictures, and videos. In fact, the processing power found in any phone today, rivals all the computing power that NASA had when...

11 Ways to be Happier at Work

Almost no one is happy at work. It's a popular notion that if you are happy at your workplace, then you are doing something wrong. The truth however, is quite the opposite. If you can't find happiness in what you do, it is really not...

Finding Fresh Ideas: Use Pinterest to Get Inspired

Pinterest is one of the fastest growing and unique social networks. Its followers are almost exclusively women, with over 85% of the users being female. Also, 30% of all social media users have a Pinterest account. What is in Pinterest though? Simply put, it is...

5 Secrets to Stay Motivated in the Workplace

Motivation is the key to success at the workplace. Professional excellence and consequent personal success are nothing but byproducts of the motivational factor. Sometimes, you might get the necessary motivation from the outside world but the primary source of motivation has to be from inside...