Time for a Career Detox for 2015!

Time for a Career Detox for 2015!

 Welcome to 2015! What will this year bring for you? If you are a traditionalist like myself then you would have diligently set yourself some New Years Resolutions – everything from getting healthier, fitter and being more successful in your career. Sound familiar?  Now we are entering our 2nd week of January some of those … Continue reading »
The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Year of Overcoming ‘Scary’ Career Challenges

The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Year of Overcoming ‘Scary’ Career Challenges

In some ways I’m not following the ‘traditional’ career model: I am currently in the second year of a history PhD and spend most of my time studying.  However, I constantly have an eye towards what I might do afterwards (academia, publishing and social research all appeal to me) and preparing myself for it.  In … Continue reading »
YP Network Recap on Assertiveness

YP Network Recap on Assertiveness

On Tuesday 25th August, we held another successful Colchester YP Masterclass tucked up in the top of the The Stockwell pub. The Masterclass was run by Iain Finch who is a widely accomplished, ambitious, inspirational leader with extensive management experience. Now working as the Site Services manager (a Head of Department role), at  Chapman Ventilation … Continue reading »